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Monzer is a 61-year-old Lebanese married man. He lives with his wife and three children, one of whom is working. Despite his older age, he is still courageous and brave, searching for a better life for his family.

He has owned a mini market in his town for the past 28 years. He has a good reputation and a fair number of loyal clients.

Today, he is asking for a loan of $1,000 from Kiva partner, Ameen s.a.l., to purchase additional inventory to add to his existing one. He notes that this Kiva loan will help him increase his business sales thus his income.

In the future, he plans to further expand his business.

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About Lebanon

  • $15,800
    Average annual income
  • 129
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    Lebanon Loans Fundraising
  • $16,571,550
    Funds lent in using Kiva
  • US Dollars
    Loan transacted in USD

Success!! The loan was 100% repaid

A loan of $1,000 helped Monzer to purchase additional inventory to add to his existing one.
100% repaid
Repayment Term
14 months (Additional Information)
Repayment Schedule
Nov 2, 2011
Nov 24, 2011
Currency Exchange Loss:
Jan 18, 2013