This Kiva borrower is a 24-year-old single man living with his parents. He has been working in construction for the past seven years. In 2007, he started taking on projects on his own. He is especially talented at completing woodworking projects.
The borrower and his father are the only providers for their family. Over time, his business is getting bigger and he wants to borrow $1000 from Kiva partner Ameen s.a.l. to purchase additionA. tools needed in order to reinforce his business and be able to take on more projects.
In the future, he is looking to continue the expansion of his business and to further increase his productivity. He expects that his business will continue to be successful in the coming year.
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.