Faheem R. is a Palestinian from Ramallah city. Faheem owns a small cake bakery. He is married and a father of two daughters and two sons. Faheem produces cakes, cookies and bread and sells to shops in Ramallah and the neighboring cities.
Faheem took a loan from FATEN to purchase a dough mixer which will save time and increase the production. Faheem's oldest son is a National Palestinian Authority and will help his father repay the loan.
Faheem was photographed in FATEN's office.
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