Check out some available loans that are similar to this one!
Maher
Maher is a 27-year-old married man and father of one child. He has been working in the transportation business for two years. He is a school bus driver, well known in his region with his good reputation and special care and safety he provides to his customers.

Maher is applying for a Youth loan from Kiva's partner Al Majmoua in order to perform necessary maintenance on his bus to keep it in a good situation since it is his only source of income for living. He will invest part of the loan to continue building a one-room apartment to rent as additional income. He hopes to keep on providing his lovely family with a good living and a good education.

Additional Information

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
  • 36
    View loans »
    Lebanon Loans Fundraising
  • $15,789,075
    Funds lent in using Kiva
  • US Dollars
    Loan transacted in USD

Success!! The loan was 100% repaid

A loan of $1,000 helped Maher to perform necessary maintenance on his bus.
100% repaid
Repayment Term
15 months (Additional Information)
Repayment Schedule
Monthly
Pre-Disbursed:
Mar 27, 2013
Listed
Apr 29, 2013
Currency Exchange Loss:
N/A
Ended:
May 17, 2014