Samer is a 37-year-old married man with two sons and one daughter. He is from Jenin city and appears in this photo at his farm. Samer works as an employee in the public sector. He also has worked as a farmer for many years and learned from his father and grandfather. Samer plants olive trees and sells olive oil in the Palestinian market. This is very profitable.
Samer is requesting a loan from FATEN to buy olive seedlings. His loan will help to expand his business and improve his productivity and income.
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