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Zahida is a hardworking woman who spent her life as a janitor in a public school. She recently reached retirement and has a monthly pension of around 400 USD. Zahida has three adult children: one of them is working as a daily paid worker in Israel while the other two are working in Tulkarem city.

Zahida’s husband is suffering from prostate cancer and he needs treatment in Jordan. The health insurance (government insurance) will cover part of the cost while the other part will be covered from this FATEN loan of 2,000 USD that Zahida has requested.

Zahida appears in the photo at the FATEN office.

Additional Information


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About Palestine

  • $4,900
    Average annual income
  • 109
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    Palestine Loans Fundraising
  • $14,238,525
    Funds lent in using Kiva
  • US Dollars
    Loan transacted in USD

Success!! The loan was 100% repaid

A loan of $2,000 helped Zahidah to pay for her husband's treatment.
100% repaid
Repayment Term
27 months (Additional Information)
Repayment Schedule
Nov 23, 2009
Jan 1, 2010
Currency Exchange Loss:
Oct 15, 2011