A loan of $1,500 helped houssam will use the loan to purchase tires for his store.


Houssam's story

Houssam is a 29-year-old man who lives in Bourj El Barajneh in the southern suburbs of Lebanon. Houssam has owned a tire shop for seven years. He requested a loan of $1,500 from Kiva's partner Al Majmoua in order to purchase tires for his store. This is the first time that Houssam has requested a loan.

Houssam is special in his work because he knows how to treat his clients. His clients are his friends, neighbors and people from his region. When he first started his business, he didn’t face difficulty. Houssam decided on doing this business because of his experience. In the future, he plans on expanding his business.



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