Aziza is a conservative person who prefers not to have her photo published online, so her son appears in her Kiva profile photo, pictured in the kitchen the family owns.
Aziza is a 55-year-old woman, who is married and the mother of two sons and three daughters. For the past four years, Aziza and her family have had a kitchen for making traditional Palestinian food upon customers' request, which has been a profitable project and the only source of income for Aziza and her family.
Aziza is requesting a $2,000 loan from FATEN to help her cover the costs of purchasing necessary kitchen tools and main ingredients, such as flour, rice, and cooking oil. This will enable Aziza to offer the customers' requests on time, which will increase her production and sales and so improve the family's income.
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