Mohammed is a 24-year-old man who lives in Nouba village near Hebron, Palestine. He works as an employee in the municipality of Nouba and has a small salary.
Mohammed is getting married this summer and has some wedding expenses and preparations to complete, but because of his small salary, he cannot cover the urgent expenses therefore he is taking a loan of $3,000.
When Mohammed receives his FATEN loan, he will be able to arrange and deal with the wedding expenses easily as the loan is repaid on a monthly basis.
By getting this loan, Mohammed will feel more comfortable and has high spirits for life. Mohammed is photographed at FATEN's branch.
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