Mohammad Ali is a 21 year-old man living in Lebanon. He, with his parents and four siblings, make a cooperative and united family. His father is the only income provider for the family. One of Mohammad Ali’s greatest dreams is to carry on his education until graduation. In that way, he will be able to start his own business and bring added income to the family. He has been working at a local restaurant since 2008. Through his job, he will be able to pay the rest of his study fees. Even then, he finds it really hard to stand on his own. That’s why he asks today to take a youth loan from Kiva Partner Ameen s.a.l. In that way, he will achieve a good educational level and even pursue higher degrees. With this opportunity, he will start his own business and no doubts a better and new way of living.
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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.