Mohamad is a 40-year-old married man with three unemployed children. He has been working as a farmer for the past 15 years and in 1999, he opened his own business. He started cultivating all type of citrus fruits. He distributes the harvest to the agriculture market. He’s thankful for his business income because he's allowed to raise his three children.
Today, Mohamad is requesting to borrow $1,200 to purchase new farming merchandise such as fertilizers, seeds, and farm supplies in order to cultivate his land for the new season coming.
Due to political and social challenges in Lebanon, personally identifiable attributes entrepreneurs 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.