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This Kiva borrower is a 23-year old single man from Lebanon. He lives with his parents and three siblings, and tries to help his father with the family expenses.

In 2003 he started working with a friend painting houses. Four years later after making his own connections he started working on his own.

He is now requesting a $500 loan to purchase a new machine for painting houses, which will help him become more efficient.

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Important Information

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About Lebanon

  • $15,800
    Average annual income
  • 51
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    Lebanon Loans Fundraising
  • $19,292,900
    Funds lent in using Kiva
  • US Dollars
    Loan transacted in USD

Success!! The loan was 100% repaid

A loan of $500 helped this borrower to purchase a painting machine for his housepainting business.
100% repaid
Repayment Term
15 months (Additional Information)
Repayment Schedule
May 27, 2010
Jun 17, 2010
Currency Exchange Loss:
Oct 15, 2011