A loan helped to buy additional cattle and sheep for his farm.


Basel's story

Basel, a 23 Lebanese man is married and lives with his wife in an owned apartment in Kab Elias, Bekaa area. He established his farm for cattle growing and selling in order to get his income and pay for the house and life expenses.

Before the Eid season, Basel needs to buy additional cattle and sheep for his firm which will decrease the cost and increase the profitability; that is why he is asking for a loan from Ibdaa, a Kiva partner, for the first time.

Basel is well known in the area, he used to have a small grocery store, so everyone knows him. He has a good reputation among his clients and the neighborhood.


This loan is special because:

It targets youth in a region where opportunity is scarce.



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