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Hussein is an 18-year-old Lebanese single man living with his parents. Over the years, he became a good painter as he was responsible with his father for managing the family expenses. He works in his town sticking with multiple projects and also works upon customer requests. Hussein looks forward to additional growth and higher earnings as well.

Today, he is asking to borrow a youth loan from Kiva partner Ameen s.a.l to renew his business tools and purchase paint for a new project. He needs to be prepared to satisfy the clients and make a good business reputation. In the future, he hopes to take multiple construction projects in order to further expand his business operations.

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
  • 143
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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 $1,000 helped Hussein to renew his business tools and purchase paint for a new project.
100% repaid
Repayment Term
13 months (Additional Information)
Repayment Schedule
Aug 6, 2012
Sep 9, 2012
Currency Exchange Loss:
Aug 17, 2013