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Atallah is photographed in his restaurant.

Atallah is a 52-year-old man. He is married and a father with three sons and four daughters; one of his sons is working with him in the restaurant.

For the past 8 years, Atallah has been running this food restaurant, which is well known among customers and located in the middle of the refugee camp where he lives. This is the only source of income to the family and a profitable project to Atallah and his family.

Atallah is requesting a 2,000 USD loan from FATEN to help him cover the costs of purchasing the necessary food supplies he needs to make basic meals such as meat, vegetables, and bread and also to improve the restaurant's condition such as purchasing additional chairs and tables and painting. This will increase sales and improve the family's income.

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About Palestine

  • $4,900
    Average annual income
  • 56
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    Palestine Loans Fundraising
  • $11,628,200
    Funds lent in using Kiva
  • US Dollars
    Loan transacted in USD

Success!! The loan was 100% repaid

A loan of $2,000 helped Atallah to purchase necessary food supplies and improve the restaurant's condition.
100% repaid
Repayment Term
27 months (Additional Information)
Repayment Schedule
Mar 20, 2012
Apr 10, 2012
Currency Exchange Loss:
Sep 19, 2014