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Islam is a conservative person who prefers not to have her photo published online, so her husband appears in her Kiva profile photo holding his son.

Islam is a 23-year-old young woman, she is a mother with one son and one daughter. Her husband is employed, but he earns a low salary, which is not enough to cover the family's needs.

Islam is requesting a 2,000 USD youth loan from FATEN to help her cover the costs of purchasing new bedroom furniture for her children. Taking this loan will offer to Islam's children comfortable furniture so they can enjoy living in the house.

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This loan is helping support a borrower who is 35 or under. Because many young people lack business experience or established credit histories, it can be even more difficult for them to access financial services. By funding this youth loan, you are expanding opportunity for a young person with limited resources. 


Palestinians face unique challenges due to the economic and political environment in the West Bank and Gaza. Click here to learn more about how Kiva and FATEN are working to help Palestinian borrowers overcome these obstacles and how your support can make a difference.

About Palestine

  • $4,900
    Average annual income
  • 33
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    Palestine Loans Fundraising
  • $12,439,750
    Funds lent in using Kiva
  • US Dollars
    Loan transacted in USD

Success!! The loan was 100% repaid

A loan of $2,000 helped Islam to purchase bedroom furniture for the children.
100% repaid
Repayment Term
27 months (Additional Information)
Repayment Schedule
Feb 20, 2012
Apr 2, 2012
Currency Exchange Loss:
May 17, 2014