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Faiyza is a 45-year-old woman. She is married with five sons and two daughters. She has a food stall for selling bean snacks, which is the only source of income for the family. Faiyza wants to purchase a large quantity of bean snacks to resell and increase her income, but the amount of money she has isn't enough to pay, so she needs to take a loan of $3,000 from FATEN. When Faiyza gets the loan, she will be able to purchase more bean snacks. She will have better quantity to resell and increase her income and will create better living conditions for her family. Faiyza is a conservative and religious woman, so her son Mohammad who is 19 years old is photographed instead in the stall.

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About Palestine

  • $4,900
    Average annual income
  • 32
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  • $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 Faiyza to purchase more bean snacks to sell.
100% repaid
Repayment Term
27 months (Additional Information)
Repayment Schedule
Nov 16, 2011
Dec 1, 2011
Currency Exchange Loss:
Feb 15, 2013