Mohammad who appears in the picture, is a 20-year-old single young man, he lives with his family in Jabalia refugee camp in Gaza. His mother earns small pension, which is not enough to cover all the family's needs.
Mohammad is a university student, specializing in Civil Engineering, who wants to complete his studies, so he is requesting a USD loan from FATEN to help him cover the cost of purchasing a new laptop. This will help Mohammad to do his homework and reports and help him in his studies. This will ensure a better future for Mohammad and improve the family's living conditions.
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