Check out some available loans that are similar to this one!
Mohammad is a 45-year-old man who lives in Bint Jbeil, southern Lebanon with his wife and their nine children. Mohammad has been working as a car painter since 2001. He requested a loan of 3000 US dollars from Al Majmoua, Kiva's partner, in order to purchase tools, paint, painting products and a new machine for his work. This is his fourth cycle and he has always paid on time.

His previous loan helped him improve his work. Mohammad is special in his work because he does it well. His clients can be anybody from his region. When he first started his business, he didn’t have the startup capital, and his location was also poor. Mohammad decided on doing his business because of his experience. In the future, he plans on expanding his business by acquiring a painting oven.

Additional Information

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
  • 32
    View loans »
    Lebanon Loans Fundraising
  • $19,527,350
    Funds lent in using Kiva
  • US Dollars
    Loan transacted in USD

Success!! The loan was 100% repaid

A loan of $3,000 helped Mohammad mohammad will use the loan to purchase tools, paint, painting products and a new machine for his work.
100% repaid
Repayment Term
20 months (Additional Information)
Repayment Schedule
May 8, 2009
Jul 1, 2009
Currency Exchange Loss:
Sep 15, 2009