Nariman is a conservative woman who prefers not to have her photo published online, so her husband appears in the photo.
Nariman is 30 years old and married, from a small village near Jenin city. She is the mother of eight kids: three sons and five daughters. Her husband is a construction worker, where he earns a low income. His income is barely enough cover all the family needs.
Nariman took a USD loan from FATEN. This loan will help her to pay hospital expenses for an urgent surgery in her stomach.
By taking this loan, Nariman will be able to pay part of the urgent medical expenses she has.
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.