Kamel is a 19-year-old single man. In 2007,after 4 years of experience, this young man decided to work on his own as a home electrician taking on small projects. Today, Kamel is requesting a loan of $1,200 to buy additional tools in order to expand his business.
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.