Check out some available loans that are similar to this one!
Akil is a 31-year-old married man with two young children, living in Bint Jbeil, Southern Lebanon. A car mechanic for several years, he opened his own workshop in 2000. He took his first micro-loan to buy tools for his shop and introduce additional services. As his business is expanding, Akil wants to borrow US$1,200 to ameliorate the technology he possesses by buying a lifting apparatus for trucks.

Additional Information

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
  • 129
    View loans »
    Lebanon Loans Fundraising
  • $16,664,750
    Funds lent in using Kiva
  • US Dollars
    Loan transacted in USD

Success!! The loan was 100% repaid

A loan of $1,200 helped Akil to buy new machinery.
100% repaid
Repayment Term
14 months (Additional Information)
Repayment Schedule
Nov 20, 2008
Nov 21, 2008
Currency Exchange Loss:
May 15, 2009