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Adel is a 37-year-old man. He is married and has five sons and two daughters. He lives in Ramallah city, located in Palestine. Adel works in general trade. He buys several kinds of goods in large quantities such as clothes, electronics, shoes, etc. and distributes it among all cities in Palestine. Adel wants to invest his experience and the help of his sons in this field and start a store to sell goods at retail. This project needs to pay in cash and Adel does not have enough money available, so he is in need of a loan of $2,000 from FATEN.

When Adel takes the loan from FATEN, which is easily repaid on a monthly basis, he can start a store and fill it with goods to sell. This project will add to the family another source of income and improve their living conditions. Adel is photographed in FATEN's branch.

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About Palestine

  • $4,900
    Average annual income
  • 30
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    Palestine Loans Fundraising
  • $12,432,750
    Funds lent in using Kiva
  • US Dollars
    Loan transacted in USD

Success!! The loan was 100% repaid

A loan of $2,000 helped Adel to buy stock to start a store to sell general items such as clothes, electronics, shoes, etc.
100% repaid
Repayment Term
27 months (Additional Information)
Repayment Schedule
Jul 19, 2011
Aug 13, 2011
Currency Exchange Loss:
Jul 20, 2013