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Ramadan is a 41-year-old man. He is a father, with two sons and one daughter.

For the past eight years, Ramadan has been driving a taxi, which has been a profitable business and the only source of income to the family.

Ramadan is requesting a USD loan from Palestine for Credit & Development (FATEN) to help him cover the cost of purchasing a new engine for the taxi he drives. This will increase the taxi's capacity to work extra hours and will enable Ramadan to take additional internal and external requests, which will improve the family's income.

Ramadan is photographed next to his taxi.

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About Palestine

  • $4,900
    Average annual income
  • 64
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    Palestine Loans Fundraising
  • $12,012,000
    Funds lent in using Kiva
  • US Dollars
    Loan transacted in USD

Success!! The loan was 100% repaid

A loan of $800 helped Ramadan to purchase a new engine for his taxi.
100% repaid
Repayment Term
21 months (Additional Information)
Repayment Schedule
Mar 12, 2013
Apr 5, 2013
Currency Exchange Loss:
Nov 23, 2014