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Khaled is a 28-year-old young man from Jenin. He is married and has a one-year old son. Khaled works for the National Palestinian Authority. He was married 3 years ago and is still trying to furnish his house, which is a hard task with the basic salary he receives. Therefore, he took a $1500 loan from FATEN to pay for home furniture.

Khaled's house is very simple and consists of the very basic needs and lacks a lot of of furniture. Khaled is thinking of taking another loan after finishing with the home furniture, and of starting a business as a second source of income, so he can afford a better living standard and secure his wife and son's life.

In the picture, Khaled is leaving FATEN's office.

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About Palestine

  • $4,900
    Average annual income
  • 108
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    Palestine Loans Fundraising
  • $14,228,150
    Funds lent in using Kiva
  • US Dollars
    Loan transacted in USD

Success!! The loan was 100% repaid

A loan of $1,500 helped Khaled pay for home furniture.
100% repaid
Repayment Term
20 months (Additional Information)
Repayment Schedule
Jun 9, 2010
Jun 26, 2010
Currency Exchange Loss:
Feb 15, 2012