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Bassam is a Palestinian living in Al-Fawar Refugee Camp near Hebron city. He is married with four children whose ages vary between 3 and 10 years.

Bassam is a police officer in the Palestinian National Authority. He established his grocery store to cover the growing expenses of his family.

Bassam requested 3,000 USD to buy a variety of products and children’s games for his grocery store to meet the Eid Al-Adha expected demand.

Bassam appears in the photo at his grocery store.

Additional Information


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About Palestine

  • $4,900
    Average annual income
  • 44
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    Palestine Loans Fundraising
  • $11,632,200
    Funds lent in using Kiva
  • US Dollars
    Loan transacted in USD

Success!! The loan was 100% repaid

A loan of $3,000 helped Bassam to purchase some merchandise for his store.
100% repaid
Repayment Term
26 months (Additional Information)
Repayment Schedule
Nov 24, 2009
Dec 1, 2009
Currency Exchange Loss:
Nov 15, 2011