Moussa is a 39-year-old married man with 2 young children. He has owned a car mechanic repair shop since 2001 and he has been in this sector for the past 15 years. Today, Moussa is requesting to borrow US$ 1,200 to purchase a machine for his job to increase his income.
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.