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Hilda N. is married and the mother of one daughter and two sons. Her husband is employed, and her children are still in school.

Hilda owns and runs a tailoring workshop and works with another women from Nablus. Hilda wants to increase production so as to serve more customers as well as raise the salaries of the women working with her.

Hilda has taken a loan from FATEN to purchase another sewing machine and improve her workshop. She appears here in her workshop.

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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 $2,000 helped Hilda to purchase a sewing machine.
100% repaid
Repayment Term
27 months (Additional Information)
Repayment Schedule
Dec 25, 2010
Jan 24, 2011
Currency Exchange Loss:
Mar 22, 2013