Muhammad is a young man from Jineen. He owns land in Yabad village in Jenin district. Muhammad is married and his wife helps him work their land. They grow seasonal fruits and vegetables and sell them to the vegetable stores in Jenin.
Muhammad who is photographed here took out a loan from FATEN to purchase a car and use it to distribute the crops over the stores he deals with. The car will help Muhammad reach more stores and have more clients which will increase their income.
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