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Iyad is a young Palestinian man living in Jerusalem, he is married with three young children. He requested $3000 US loan from FATEN to do some maintenance for his taxi since this taxi is the only source of income for his family. Iyad requested the loan from FATEN through its branch in Bethlehem since FATEN employees can't enter Jerusalem without permits. Iyad appears in the picture next to his taxi.

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About Palestine

  • $4,900
    Average annual income
  • 85
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    Palestine Loans Fundraising
  • $14,477,150
    Funds lent in using Kiva
  • US Dollars
    Loan transacted in USD

Success!! The loan was 100% repaid

A loan of $3,000 helped Iyad maintenance for the taxi.
100% repaid
Repayment Term
12 months (Additional Information)
Repayment Schedule
Nov 10, 2009
Dec 1, 2009
Currency Exchange Loss:
Oct 15, 2010