Asmaa is a 38-year-old woman, who is single and lives with her mother who is suffering from cancer and gets a low amount grant treatment from Palestinian Social Affairs, but not enough to cover the costs of treatment.
Asmaa is requesting a 2,000 USD loan from FATEN to help her cover the cost of treatment for her mother. This will improve her mother's health. Asmaa is photographed in the picture.
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