Sa'ed is a young man who is 31 years old. He is a university student in addition to his work on a cattle farm with a decent salary. Sa'ed wants to pay his university fees so he can complete the course and get his first university degree, but the amount of money he has isn't enough to pay, so he needs to take a loan in the amount of $1,000 from FATEN. When Sa'ed gets the loan, which is repaid on a monthly basis, he will be able to pay his university fees and complete his course. When he gets his first university degree successfully, it will change his life positively and let him live in better conditions. Sa'ed is photographed in the FATEN branch.
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This loan is part of FATEN's new education program, designed to finance school tuition for students whose families have low incomes or work in informal sectors of the economy. Funds can be used for partial or complete payment of expenses related to higher education. By supporting this loan, you're enabling access to education for students with limited options.
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