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Asma' is a conservative person who prefers not to have her photo published online, so her husband appears in the photo.

Asma' is 19 years old and from Nablus. She lives with her husband in a small house.

Asma's husband works in a small bakery that he owns. He has had the bakery for eight months, and it is a good business and provides a good income.

Asma' took a loan from FATEN. This loan will help her to buy a new oven for her husband's bakery. By taking this loan, Asma's husband will be able to increase his productivity and his income.

Additional Information

More information about this loan

This loan is helping support a borrower who is 35 or under. Because many young people lack business experience or established credit histories, it can be even more difficult for them to access financial services. By funding this youth loan, you are expanding opportunity for a young person with limited resources. 


Palestinians face unique challenges due to the economic and political environment in the West Bank and Gaza. Click here to learn more about how Kiva and FATEN are working to help Palestinian borrowers overcome these obstacles and how your support can make a difference.


About Palestine

  • $4,900
    Average annual income
  • 37
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    Palestine Loans Fundraising
  • $12,470,250
    Funds lent in using Kiva
  • US Dollars
    Loan transacted in USD
Paying Back

This loan has been fully funded!

A loan of $3,000 helped Asma' to buy a new oven for her husband's bakery.
47% repaid
Repayment Term
41 months (Additional Information)
Repayment Schedule
Nov 12, 2013
Dec 10, 2013
Currency Exchange Loss: