Sevak is a 33-year-old Lebanese married man who lives with his wife. Because of Sevak's and his wife’s desire to have children, they are doing the best they can to enhance their life and build a good future. His wife has been working as saleswoman at one of the local companies for eight years. As for him, Sevak has been working in designing jewelry from his home since 2007. He works with a high professionalism and has his loyal customers.
Today, he’s in need to borrow a loan from Kiva partner Ameen s.a.l to purchase added materials for his business such as jewelry molds and shapes in addition to many other items. This will facilitate his business operations and boost his productivity. In the future, he plans to make to open his own jewelry shop.
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.