This Kiva borrower is a 23-year-old single man living with his parents and brothers. He is from Lebanon. He started to work in the mechanics field at a very young age. This talented young man opened his own car repair shop and started to offer his clients good-quality services. This resulted in his getting a large number of customers among those passing by his garage.
Today, he is requesting to borrow $1000 from Kiva partner Ameen s.a.l. to purchase additionA. mechanic's tools in order to reinforce his business operation and further develop his work. He is very positive about his future plans. His income is needed to help support his family.
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.