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Najah M. is a housewife and the mother of four children. She appears in the photo at FATEN's office.

Najah’s husband inherited a metal shop from his father and started running it fifteen years ago. He loves his work and would like to expand it and be able to serve more customers.

Najah thought of a loan from FATEN to help her husband meet his ambition as well as to increase their income to meet the living expenses of a big family.

Najah's husband wants to purchase a device that he will his use in his workshop to cut metal shapes. As Najah tells it, the workshop has been a profession in her husband’s family for years and has run very well since the day it started.

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About Palestine

  • $4,900
    Average annual income
  • 146
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    Palestine Loans Fundraising
  • $14,274,275
    Funds lent in using Kiva
  • US Dollars
    Loan transacted in USD

Success!! The loan was 100% repaid

A loan of $3,000 helped Najah to purchase a device for her husband to cut metal shapes.
100% repaid
Repayment Term
26 months (Additional Information)
Repayment Schedule
Feb 15, 2010
Feb 16, 2010
Currency Exchange Loss:
Feb 15, 2012