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Salah M. is a National Palestinian Authority employee, married and a father who takes care of his family and parents. Salah's dad owned a workshop where he produced Aluminium home accessories such as windows, doors, cupboard... etc. Salah's salary barely covers basic needs, therefor he decided to start working with his father.

Saleh gained a good experience working with his dad and started developing the 10-years old workshop, in this attempt he took a $2,000 loan to buy an aluminum piston and other tools needed to enhance work quality and answer the customers orders.
Since Salah started working with his dad and his financial situation is improving .

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About Palestine

  • $4,900
    Average annual income
  • 83
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    Palestine Loans Fundraising
  • $14,460,450
    Funds lent in using Kiva
  • US Dollars
    Loan transacted in USD

Success!! The loan was 100% repaid

A loan of $2,000 helped Salah purchase an aluminum piston.
100% repaid
Repayment Term
26 months (Additional Information)
Repayment Schedule
Sep 14, 2010
Sep 21, 2010
Currency Exchange Loss:
Jul 15, 2011