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Ahmad is a 25-year-old single man from Tripoli. He works in construction, specializing in walls' stone covering. This business is in high demand these days, since most people like to cover the outside of their houses with ancient or urban looking stones. Ahmad is applying for a Youth loan from Kiva partner Al Majmoua in order to pay for supplies for a requested project.

Ahmad has 20 years of experience; he was very young when he was forced to start working. He didn't live his childhood at all because of his parents' situation and the area where he lives forces anyone to strive to make their living. Ahmad is well known in the area, with his good reputation and hard work.

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More information about this loan

This loan is helping support a borrower who is under age 30. 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. 

About Al Majmoua – Lebanese Association for Development

The Lebanese Association for Development – Al Majmoua is Lebanon’s leading microfinance institution and the oldest Kiva partner in Lebanon. Al Majmoua’s vision is to “be the leader in creating an inclusive financial system where all people in Lebanon have access to affordable services.” Given Lebanon's diverse population, Al Majmoua lends to all nationalities, provided legal residency. The strong financial position achieved to date has allowed Al Majmoua to steadily lower its pricing over the years.

Based on the belief that non-financial services play a complementary role in improving the quality of life of the most vulnerable entrepreneurs, Al Majmoua has established a solid Business Development Services program for both borrowers and non-borrowers with a focus on women and youth.

About Lebanon

  • $15,800
    Average annual income
  • 148
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    Lebanon Loans Fundraising
  • $17,449,875
    Funds lent in using Kiva
  • US Dollars
    Loan transacted in USD

Success!! The loan was 100% repaid

A loan of $1,200 helped Ahmad to pay for supplies for a requested project.
100% repaid
Repayment Term
17 months (Additional Information)
Repayment Schedule
Mar 20, 2012
Apr 24, 2012
Currency Exchange Loss:
Apr 17, 2013