Ibrahim is a 25-year-old single man who helps his father support the household. He has owned an electric car repair shop in his town since 2006. Today, Ibrahim is asking for a loan of $1,200 to expand his business by buying new tools needed.
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.