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Jihad is a 41-year-old man from Lebanon. Jihad is married and the father of six children. Jihad is a farmer. His main interest is in raising different types of livestock, especially goats, sheep, and cows. Since 2000, he runs his own farm. He is proud of this. His customers include people from his region and its surroundings. He notes that when he first started his business, he had some difficulties in starting up, but he prevailed.

Today, for the first time, he has requested a loan from Kiva partner, Al Majmoua. He plans to purchase a cow with this loan. For the future, he plans to keep on improving his work and is confident that his loan will allow him to grow his business.

Additional Information

About Al Majmoua – Lebanese Association for Development

The Lebanese Association for Development – Al Majmoua is Lebanon’s leading microfinance institution and the oldest Kiva partner in Lebanon. Al Majmoua’s vision is to “be the leader in creating an inclusive financial system where all people in Lebanon have access to affordable services.” Given Lebanon's diverse population, Al Majmoua lends to all nationalities, provided legal residency. The strong financial position achieved to date has allowed Al Majmoua to steadily lower its pricing over the years.

Based on the belief that non-financial services play a complementary role in improving the quality of life of the most vulnerable entrepreneurs, Al Majmoua has established a solid Business Development Services program for both borrowers and non-borrowers with a focus on women and youth.

About Lebanon

  • $15,800
    Average annual income
  • 127
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    Lebanon Loans Fundraising
  • $18,193,675
    Funds lent in using Kiva
  • 1,502.5
    Lebanon Pounds (LBP) = $1 USD

Success!! The loan was 100% repaid

A loan of $2,000 helped Jihad to purchase a cow.
100% repaid
Repayment Term
20 months (Additional Information)
Repayment Schedule
Jun 28, 2010
Jul 5, 2010
Currency Exchange Loss:
Jan 22, 2012