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Omar is a 47-year-old father of three daughters and one son. His daughters are 20, 19, and 16, while his son is 21. Omar has a store in the city of Gaza in Gaza Strip, and he wants to start selling clothes, which will secure the family a good income.

Omar took out a $2,000 loan from FATEN to purchase the needed clothes and start selling them in his store. Omar's son Mahmoud will help him running the store.

Omar appears in the picture here in FATEN's office.

Additional Information


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About Palestine

  • $2,900
    Average annual income
  • 18
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    Palestine Loans Fundraising
  • $11,145,000
    Funds lent in using Kiva
  • US Dollars
    Loan transacted in USD

Success!! The loan was 100% repaid

A loan of $2,000 helped Omar to purchase children's clothes to sell in the store.
100% repaid
Repayment Term
21 months (Additional Information)
Repayment Schedule
Dec 26, 2010
Jan 15, 2011
Currency Exchange Loss:
Mar 22, 2012