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Ahmad is a young man who built himself by himself. After finishing high school, he opened small shop in Zboba Village and, with the income from his shop, he was able to finishes his B.A. degree. Afterwards, he managed a school canteen, then he opened a small clothes shop in Jenin, and then, in partnership with a friend, he opened a big shop for brides in which he sell and rents dresses and bridal accessories. Recently he finished his Master's degree and intends to get Ph.D. Ahmad is married and has four children. In the photo, Ahmad appears in his shop.

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About Palestine

  • $4,900
    Average annual income
  • 68
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    Palestine Loans Fundraising
  • $12,012,000
    Funds lent in using Kiva
  • US Dollars
    Loan transacted in USD

Success!! The loan was 100% repaid

A loan of $3,000 helped Ahmad purchase new inventory for the shop.
100% repaid
Repayment Term
27 months (Additional Information)
Repayment Schedule
Jul 29, 2009
Aug 5, 2009
Currency Exchange Loss:
Feb 15, 2011