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Hasan is a married 26-year-old Lebanese man who lives with his wife and only child. He is the main income source of the family. He began working as a painter many years ago. Over the years, Hasan was able to build a good business reputation thanks to his talent and resourceful skills.

Today, he is requesting a youth loan from Kiva partner Vitas s.a.l to purchase scaffolding. He notes that these will ease his business operations, especially when facing high ceilings. He benefited from two previous loans, and we note that he was an excellent client with punctual payments. Hasan is very ambitious and he intends to work harder so as to enhance the family’s way of living and help them meet their requirements.

Additional Information

More information about this loan

This loan is helping support a borrower who is 30 or under. 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. 

Important Information

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.


About Lebanon

  • $15,800
    Average annual income
  • 52
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    Lebanon Loans Fundraising
  • $19,546,275
    Funds lent in using Kiva
  • US Dollars
    Loan transacted in USD

Success!! The loan was 100% repaid

A loan of $1,600 helped Hasan to purchase scaffolding.
100% repaid
Repayment Term
15 months (Additional Information)
Repayment Schedule
Jul 29, 2013
Aug 14, 2013
Currency Exchange Loss:
Aug 17, 2014