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Jalal is a Palestinian man who is married with three children. He operates a clothing shop and an olive-wood workshop where his wife helps him. He has had the clothing shop for one-and-a-half years and it works very well.

Jalal has requested 2,000 USD from FATEN to buy new goods for his shop, since Eid al Adha (a Muslim feast) is next week and also Christmas and New Year are next month.

Jalal appears in the photo at his store.

Additional Information


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About Palestine

  • $4,900
    Average annual income
  • 75
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    Palestine Loans Fundraising
  • $11,944,500
    Funds lent in using Kiva
  • US Dollars
    Loan transacted in USD

Success!! The loan was 100% repaid

A loan of $2,000 helped Jalal to buy goods for his shop.
100% repaid
Repayment Term
20 months (Additional Information)
Repayment Schedule
Nov 10, 2009
Nov 21, 2009
Currency Exchange Loss:
Jun 15, 2011