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Taroob is a women who started her business ten years ago. She started with only 3 sheep and when she received a loan from FATEN amounting to 3000 USD, she used the loan to buy more goats/sheep. Now she has more than 20 sheep and goats, and she has established a small mini-market. She has already repaid this loan in full, and now she needs 2000 USD to buy more goats and to acquire more products for her shop.

Taroob is married, her husband is a teacher in a public school; she has four children, three of them still at school while the fourth is at the university. Her husband and eldest child help her manage the two businesses. She is very happy to have established a business of her own and to help her family to have better life.

Taroob appears in the picture in her barn.

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About Palestine

  • $4,900
    Average annual income
  • 95
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    Palestine Loans Fundraising
  • $14,406,825
    Funds lent in using Kiva
  • US Dollars
    Loan transacted in USD

Success!! The loan was 100% repaid

A loan of $2,000 helped Taroob buy goats and sheep and develop her mini-market.
100% repaid
Repayment Term
27 months (Additional Information)
Repayment Schedule
Oct 25, 2009
Oct 29, 2009
Currency Exchange Loss:
Dec 15, 2011