A loan of $1,500 helped to increase his merchandise and buy more boxes of tobacco.

Youssef's story

Youssef is a 59-year-old single man. For the past 36 years, he has worked selling tobacco from a small table on the side of the street. Youssef lost his right hand during the Lebanese war, but this issue didn't stop him from making his own living. He works for his living in order not to ask others for help.

Youssef is a hardworking man. He applied for a loan from Kiva partner Al Majmoua, to expand his merchandise with more boxes of tobacco in order to increase his income. Youssef will also benefit from the loan to do the necessary maintenance to his home's sanitary facilities.

Youssef's good reputation encourages his customers to support him. He dreams of opening his own shop in the future.

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