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Fathya, photographed in her store, is a 60-year-old widow with no children. For the past three years, Fathya has operated a grocery store, which has been a profitable project and her only source of income.

Fathya is requesting a 1,000 USD loan from FATEN to help her cover the costs of purchasing necessary groceries that her customers often request, such as cooking oil, sugar, milk, and flour. This will increase sales and improve Fathya's income.

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About Palestine

  • $4,900
    Average annual income
  • 62
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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 $1,000 helped Fathya to buy groceries for resale.
100% repaid
Repayment Term
27 months (Additional Information)
Repayment Schedule
May 14, 2012
Jun 12, 2012
Currency Exchange Loss:
Jul 17, 2014