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Samar is a 40-year-old woman; she is married and the mother of two sons and four daughters. Her husband is a worker who is paid a low salary. He also raises and sells sheep and sheep products. That business has been a profitable project, but he and Samar need more support to cover the family's needs.

Samar has her own project. She purchases clothes to resell. That has also been a profitable project, but from time to time she needs support to cover her project's costs.

Samar is requesting a 1,500 USD loan from FATEN to help her cover the costs of purchasing a new collection of summer clothes to satisfy her customers and compete with other sellers. This will increase sales and improve the family's income.

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About Palestine

  • $4,900
    Average annual income
  • 30
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    Palestine Loans Fundraising
  • $12,432,750
    Funds lent in using Kiva
  • US Dollars
    Loan transacted in USD

Success!! The loan was 100% repaid

A loan of $1,500 helped Samar to purchase a new collection of summer clothes to resell.
100% repaid
Repayment Term
20 months (Additional Information)
Repayment Schedule
May 22, 2012
Jul 2, 2012
Currency Exchange Loss:
Dec 21, 2013