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Shareef is a Palestinian National Authority employee. Shareef and his friends decided to start a small project that would create an additional source of income. The group of friends has created a musical and chanting troupe to perform in weddings. Shareef came to FATEN and took the loan to purchase the musical instruments they need to start the band in addition to the ones they already have. Shareef and his band studied music in school and they have the skills.

Shareef is the one who stands in the middle of the picture here with his band.

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About Palestine

  • $4,900
    Average annual income
  • 31
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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 $1,500 helped Shareef to purchase musical instruments to form a band.
100% repaid
Repayment Term
21 months (Additional Information)
Repayment Schedule
Nov 25, 2010
Dec 23, 2010
Currency Exchange Loss:
May 17, 2011