Check out some available loans that are similar to this one!
Wassim is a 22-year-old Lebanese single man who lives with his parents and one sibling. His father is the one responsible for covering their costs and expenses. As for Wassim, he started his own business in order to take some responsibilities from his father. He has been repairing computers since 2008 from his home. He also visits his customers at their places, if needed. In parallel, he has been working at a local hotel since 2009. Today, he intends to borrow a youth loan from Kiva Partner Ameen s.a.l. to purchase a scanner for his business in addition to some related supplies. This Kiva loan will certainly develop his work and enrich his way of living. In the future, he plans to open his own computer shop.

Additional Information

More information about this loan

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 Information

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.

About Lebanon

  • $15,800
    Average annual income
  • 32
    View loans »
    Lebanon Loans Fundraising
  • $15,789,075
    Funds lent in using Kiva
  • 1,507.5
    Lebanon Pounds (LBP) = $1 USD

Success!! The loan was 100% repaid

A loan of $800 helped Wassim to purchase a scanner and related supplies.
100% repaid
Repayment Term
14 months (Additional Information)
Repayment Schedule
Jun 18, 2012
Jul 20, 2012
Currency Exchange Loss:
Jul 17, 2013