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Iyad is a father of three sons and one daughter, lives in Jericho and works occasionally in Israel. Five years ago Iyad started planning for a more sustainable source of income. He started by purchasing two sheep and bred them to have 15 sheep now.

Iyad came to FATEN and took a $3,000 loan to purchase more sheep and expand his farm. Iyad hopes by expanding his business to stop working in Israel and have a stable income to cover life expenses.

Iyad stands next to one of his animals in the photograph above.

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About Palestine

  • $4,900
    Average annual income
  • 30
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    Palestine Loans Fundraising
  • $12,439,750
    Funds lent in using Kiva
  • US Dollars
    Loan transacted in USD

Success!! The loan was 100% repaid

A loan of $3,000 helped Iyad to buy sheep.
100% repaid
Repayment Term
26 months (Additional Information)
Repayment Schedule
Jun 8, 2010
Jun 16, 2010
Currency Exchange Loss:
Jul 15, 2012