Khalil is a 61-year-old married man living with his only wife. This old man was working in producing all kind of roastery for the past 42 years. In addition, he delivers his products to the related markets to make a good income for his family. Due to the long period in this occupation, he has made a good business reputation and he was gained a big number of customers.
Today, Khalil is requesting to borrow $1,000 to purchase a special toaster machine for making roastery in order to enlarge his business productivity and, therefore, his income.
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.