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Myassar D. is the mother of four daughters and two sons. She is from Dier Al-Balah in Gaza Strip where her tailoring workshop is located. Myassar works in one of the rooms in her house. Myassar's sons and daughters are college and school students.

Myassar took out a loan from FATEN to purchase sewing machines that appears in the picture here with her son, Issa, as she is a religious woman. Myassar needs to increase her production and work harder as the workshop covers family and school expenses.

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About Palestine

  • $4,900
    Average annual income
  • 47
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    Palestine Loans Fundraising
  • $12,491,750
    Funds lent in using Kiva
  • US Dollars
    Loan transacted in USD

Success!! The loan was 100% repaid

A loan of $1,000 helped Myassar to purchase sewing machines.
100% repaid
Repayment Term
21 months (Additional Information)
Repayment Schedule
Feb 23, 2011
Mar 25, 2011
Currency Exchange Loss:
Oct 15, 2012