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Mahmoud is a 36-year-old married man from a small village near Jenin city. He lives with his wife and eight children: five sons and three daughters. He works in Israel and earns a low income. It is not steady work because of the check points. He would like to start his own taxi business near his family. Mahmoud took a USD loan from FATEN. This loan will help him to pay the costs of insurance and licensing his taxi. Mahmoud appears in the photo.

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About Palestine

  • $4,900
    Average annual income
  • 73
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    Palestine Loans Fundraising
  • $11,971,500
    Funds lent in using Kiva
  • US Dollars
    Loan transacted in USD

Success!! The loan was 100% repaid

A loan of $1,000 helped Mahmoud to pay the costs of insurance and licensing his taxi.
100% repaid
Repayment Term
26 months (Additional Information)
Repayment Schedule
May 26, 2013
Jun 28, 2013
Currency Exchange Loss:
Jul 17, 2014