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Total loan: $1,975


Jenin City-West Bank, , Palestine / Construction

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A loan helped to buy tools and supplies needed for his work.

Ahmed's story

Ahmed is a 31-year-old married man living with his wife and three adorable kids in a village near Jenin, West Bank. He works in construction and tiles and it's the only source of income for the family. He is an enthusiastic and active man, full of hope and energy. He is a hard worker, serving his family by facing life's challenges.

He turned to Palestine for Credit and Development (FATEN) to request a loan to buy tools and supplies needed for his work. This will enhance his work and improve his family's living standards. He thanks all the Kiva lenders for their help in advance.