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Noorhan is a conservative person who prefers not to have her photo published online, so her husband, Fayez, appears in her Kiva profile photo, having the picture taken in his taxi.

Noorhan is a 54-year-old married woman and the mother of two sons and one daughter. Her two sons are employed with low salaries. For the past 14 years, Noorhan's husband has been driving a taxi, which has been a profitable project and the only source of income to the family. However, from time to time, he needs more support to cover some costs.

Noorhan is requesting a 3,000 USD loan from FATEN to help her husband cover the costs of licensing and insuring the taxi he drives. This will enable Noorhan's husband to work extra hours and to take additional requests legally, which will improve the family's income positively.

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About Palestine

  • $4,900
    Average annual income
  • 30
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    Palestine Loans Fundraising
  • $12,439,750
    Funds lent in using Kiva
  • US Dollars
    Loan transacted in USD
A loan of $3,000 helped Noorhan to insure and license her husband's taxi.
Repayment Term
27 months (Additional Information)
Repayment Schedule
Apr 29, 2013
May 28, 2013
Currency Exchange Loss:
Jun 27, 2013