A loan of $700 helped to get new painting equipment.


Abbas's story

Abbas is a 23-year-old single man from Lebanon. In 2010, after seeing a necessity to help his family financially, he decided to start work as a painter. He works independently, taking on multiple projects to complete. His end results are always satisfactory and pleasing to customers.

Today Abbas is requesting a youth loan from Kiva partner Vitas s.a.l to get new painting equipment and improve his services.

In the future, Abbas plans to request additional Kiva loans as he intends to open his own painting shop.



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