Youssef is a 32-year-old single man living with his father. Ha has owned a barber shop named "Prince" since 2006 to improve life conditions for his father. Today, Youssef is requesting to borrow $1,200 to add new decor to his shop in order to attract new clients.
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.