A loan of $1,200 helped to perform maintenance on his van.


Tanous's story

Tanous is a 57-year-old married man from Lebanon, living with his wife and two young children who are still attending school. Despite his older age, he has been working as a taxi driver for the past 20 years. He operates a student van service in his town as well as in his neighboring villages. He also transports private clients upon their requests. Today, he is requesting to borrow $1,200 from Kiva partner Ameen s.a.l to perform the needed maintenance on his van such as updating the paint, repairing the engine, etc. In the future, he is planning to purchase a new van and hire a part-time employee to work on it.



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