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Ismael is a father of two sons. Ismael is 31 years old and started his own business two years ago. Ismael was an employee for seven years and saved a good amount of money to open his own store and purchase the goods he needs to start with. Ismael sells stone cutting machinery, power tools, safety kits, etc.

Ismael came to FATEN to take a loan and purchase some of the machines and tools mentioned above. Ismael is hoping to increase the amount of items he sells, as this industry is very active in Bethlehem area.

Ismael stands in his store in the picture above.

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About Palestine

  • $4,900
    Average annual income
  • 61
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    Palestine Loans Fundraising
  • $12,012,000
    Funds lent in using Kiva
  • US Dollars
    Loan transacted in USD

Success!! The loan was 100% repaid

A loan of $2,000 helped Ismael to purchase machinery to cut stones.
100% repaid
Repayment Term
26 months (Additional Information)
Repayment Schedule
Dec 13, 2010
Dec 22, 2010
Currency Exchange Loss:
Nov 20, 2012