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Alaa' is a 30 year old young woman. She is married and has two sons, her husband is a branch manager in a Palestinian association with a decent salary.

Alaa' wants to start a new project of her own to increase the family income and assist her husband in paying for their life expenses. She wants to open a beauty salon and wants to purchase a new beauty salon kit such as: chairs, mirrors, hair creams, different types of hair brushes, etc. Alaa' has an amount of money which is not enough to pay for these supplies. She needs to take a loan of amount $3,000 from FATEN. When Alaa' gets the loan which is to be repaid on a monthly basis, she will be able to purchase all of the supplies needed to start her beauty salon. This will enable Alaa' to start her project and increase her income to have better life conditions. Alaa' is photographed in the picture.

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About Palestine

  • $4,900
    Average annual income
  • 33
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    Palestine Loans Fundraising
  • $12,439,750
    Funds lent in using Kiva
  • US Dollars
    Loan transacted in USD

Success!! The loan was 100% repaid

A loan of $3,000 helped Alaa' to pay for purchasing a beauty salon kit.
100% repaid
Repayment Term
26 months (Additional Information)
Repayment Schedule
Sep 14, 2011
Sep 28, 2011
Currency Exchange Loss:
Nov 17, 2013