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Naseem is a 26-year-old young man who is married and has two sons. He lives in Khanyounis city in Gaza located in Palestine. He is a Palestinian National Authority employee with a decent salary. Naseem has a shop where he sells hens after cleaning and preparing them. He wants to purchase a new machine for cleaning and preparing hens and to buy new cages for the shop he has, but the amount of money he has isn't enough to pay, so he needs to take a loan of $1,500 from FATEN. When Naseem gets the loan, which is repaid on a monthly basis, he will pay to purchase the machine and cages so he can improve his work and sell more to customers. That will increase his income so he can live with his family in better conditions. Naseem is photographed in his shop.

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About Palestine

  • $4,900
    Average annual income
  • 40
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    Palestine Loans Fundraising
  • $11,639,700
    Funds lent in using Kiva
  • US Dollars
    Loan transacted in USD

Success!! The loan was 100% repaid

A loan of $1,500 helped Naseem to purchase a new machine for cleaning and preparing hens and to buy more cages.
100% repaid
Repayment Term
21 months (Additional Information)
Repayment Schedule
Aug 17, 2011
Sep 12, 2011
Currency Exchange Loss:
Apr 18, 2013