Hasan is a young, single man who he lives in the city of Bethlehem. He didn't finish his university course because he began work as a taxi driver to help his mother and young brothers and sisters. The family economic status is very bad and Hasan has to work very hard to help his young brothers and sisters finish school. His work is the only source of income.
Hasan needs the loan to pay for insurance and registration fees in addition to doing some maintenance on his the car. He appears in the photo beside his taxi.
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