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Hazem is married with four children. He has this small grocery shop in the center of his village. Hazem has had this shop for around two years, and it is the main source of income for the family. In addition to it, he has some land planted with olive trees where he sells some olive oil in season.

In his grocery shop he sells vegetables and canned and frozen food, in addition to candy, sweets and other things, Hazem needs the loan to buy more products for his shop since it is now Ramadan and there is high demand.

Hazem appears in the picture at his shop.

Additional Information


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About Palestine

  • $4,900
    Average annual income
  • 38
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    Palestine Loans Fundraising
  • $12,485,750
    Funds lent in using Kiva
  • US Dollars
    Loan transacted in USD

Success!! The loan was 100% repaid

A loan of $2,500 helped Hazem to buy some products and vegetables for the shop.
100% repaid
Repayment Term
26 months (Additional Information)
Repayment Schedule
Aug 10, 2009
Sep 1, 2009
Currency Exchange Loss:
Jul 15, 2011