A loan of $1,500 helped to purchase merchandise for his store.


Yassine's story

Yassine is a 54-year-old man who lives in Beirut, the capital of Lebanon, with his wife and their six children. Yassine has owned a grocery store since 2006. He sells canned food, candies, drinks, eggs, bread and so on. He also sells some toys. Yassine is exceptional in his work because he knows how to treat his clients, who are his friends and neighbors.


He requested a loan from the Kiva field partner, Al Majmoua, in order to purchase merchandise for his store. This is the first time that he has requested a loan.


Yassine decided to open his store because he likes working as a trader, and when he first started his business, he had no problems. In the future, he plans to expand his business.



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