Hayfa is a conservative person who prefers not to have her photo published online, so her son Mujahed appears in her Kiva profile photo.
Hayfa is a Palestinian mother from Attel near Tulkarm. She is the mother of seven sons and two daughters. Hayfa and her family suffer from bad economical conditions.
One of Hayfa's sons, Mujahed, needs to have surgery very quickly. Hayfa took a USD loan from FATEN. This loan will help Hayfa's son to enter the hospital and do the surgery.
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