She opened her own CD and recharge card shop in 2005 where she also sells perfumes and some related accessories. In parallel, she has been working as a teacher for the past seven years. Today, she wants to borrow a youth loan of $2,600 from Kiva partner Ameen s.a.l to purchase additional CDs and recharge cards. She notes that this will increase her sales and thus her revenues. In the future, she plans to add cell phones to her shop.
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This loan is helping support a borrower who is 30 or under. Because many young people lack business experience or established credit histories, it can be even more difficult for them to access financial services. By funding this youth loan, you are expanding opportunity for a young person with limited resources.
Important InformationDue 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.
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