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Khawla is a married woman and has three sons and two daughters. She has a wedding gown store and a beauty salon, which are the only source of income for the family. She wants to buy more wedding gowns for sale and a new beauty salon kit such as: hair and body creams, hair brushes, etc., but the amount of money she has isn't enough to pay, so she needs to take a loan of amount $3,000 from FATEN. When Khawla gets the loan, which is repaid on a monthly basis, she will be able to purchase new wedding gowns and she will have a larger collection to compete and sell more. Also, she will purchase a new beauty salon kit so she will improve her work positively and increase her income. This will enable her to provide better living conditions to her family. Khawla is photographed in her store.

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About Palestine

  • $4,900
    Average annual income
  • 76
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    Palestine Loans Fundraising
  • $11,944,500
    Funds lent in using Kiva
  • US Dollars
    Loan transacted in USD

Success!! The loan was 100% repaid

A loan of $3,000 helped Khawla to buy more wedding gowns and a new beauty salon kit.
100% repaid
Repayment Term
27 months (Additional Information)
Repayment Schedule
Oct 17, 2011
Nov 3, 2011
Currency Exchange Loss:
Aug 18, 2014