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Yehya is a 23-year-old married man who opened a grocery store in 2008. Yehya is a hard working man with a good reputation. Most of Yehya's customers are neighbors, friends, relatives and passersby. His store needs support, which is why Yehya applied for a Youth loan from Kiva partner Al Majmoua. With this loan, Yehya will increase his business stock with special spring/summer requested items.

Yehya hopes to improve his business more and more in order to improve his family's living conditions and to expand his business in the near future.This is his first experience with Al Majmoua and he hopes it will sprout success in the near future.

Additional Information

More information about this loan

This loan is helping support a borrower who is under age 30. Because many young people lack business experience or established credit histories, it can be even more difficult for them to access financial services. By funding this youth loan, you are expanding opportunity for a young person with limited resources. 

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
  • 92
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    Lebanon Loans Fundraising
  • $19,258,500
    Funds lent in using Kiva
  • US Dollars
    Loan transacted in USD

Success!! The loan was 100% repaid

A loan of $1,200 helped Yehya to buy more products to sell.
100% repaid
Repayment Term
14 months (Additional Information)
Repayment Schedule
Apr 9, 2012
May 8, 2012
Currency Exchange Loss:
May 17, 2013