Ali is a 22-year-old Lebanese man. He’s single, living with his parents and three siblings. His father is the one looking to satisfy his family needs and enhance their way of living. As for Ali, he has owned a truck for many years, in which he transports furniture. His job consists of transporting home furniture upon a customer’s request. Today, he has the intention to borrow a youth loan from Kiva Partner Ameen s.a.l to purchase a bigger truck in order to transport more items in a short time. He notes that this will return to him a higher income. In the future, he plans to expand his business and hire people to work with him.
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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.
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.