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Ibrahem is a 44-year-old man. He is married and he is a Palestinian National Authority employee with a decent salary. He also works part time as a taxi driver in order to improve his income. Ibrahem wants to make some necessary repairs to his taxi such as changing the engine, changing the tires, painting, etc., but the amount of money he has isn't enough to cover these expenses so he needs to take a loan in the of amount $1,500 from FATEN.

When Ibrahem gets the loan, he will be able to pay for repairing the taxi. This will increase its efficiency and enable Ibrahem to work extra hours and increase his income and live in better conditions with his family. Ibrahem is photographed next to his taxi.

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About Palestine

  • $4,900
    Average annual income
  • 67
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    Palestine Loans Fundraising
  • $11,971,500
    Funds lent in using Kiva
  • US Dollars
    Loan transacted in USD

Success!! The loan was 100% repaid

A loan of $1,500 helped Ibrahem to repair the taxi.
100% repaid
Repayment Term
21 months (Additional Information)
Repayment Schedule
Nov 16, 2011
Dec 1, 2011
Currency Exchange Loss:
Nov 17, 2013