This Kiva borrower is a 30-year-old married woman living with her husband. She is from Lebanon. She has owned a home products sales shop since 2006. Because of her wide experience in this domain, this woman was able to expand her business operation by adding a small corner to her shop where she sells gadgets and originA. gifts. She cooperates with her husband who works in the Lebanese generA. security to maintain the family financiA. level at a good point.
Today, she is requesting to borrow $1200 from Kiva partner Ameen s.a.l to increase her shop’s inventory. She is planning to buy particular products to attract a maximum number of customers in order to increase her sales and therefore her income. She is an ambitious woman with many plans in her mind concerning business improvement.
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.