Ali is a 44-year-old married man with five unemployed children who still go to school.
Ali has been working as a builder since 1990. He takes on home projects upon request of his clients and works through other entrepreneurs. He works hard to satisfy the heavy family needs.
Today, Ali is requesting $1,000 to buy a concrete mixer track to increase his work productivity.
Due to political and social challenges in Lebanon, personally identifiable attributes of this entrepreneur may have been altered to protect their privacy (i.e., blurring portions of the borrower's picture, not indicating a name and location, etc.). Vitas appreciates Kiva lenders' understanding of these challenges and encourages them to continue their support for Lebanon's borrowers.