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Majeda is married to Jawad Khalaf. They have three sons and two daughters. Majeda's husband is a barber. He owns a barber shop in Ramallah. The shop is not the only source of income for the big family, as Majeda's husband also owns a greenhouse.

Majeda's husband has ten years' experience as a barber, which attracts a lot of customers. The shop needs a lot of improvements, such as fresh painting of the walls and new tiles. Majeda received a $3,000 loan from FATEN to help her husband improve the shop.

Majeda's husband appears in the picture here cutting a customer's hair. Majeda didn't want to appear in the picture because she comes from a conservative background.

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About Palestine

  • $4,900
    Average annual income
  • 105
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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 Majeda to paint and re-tile a barber shop.
100% repaid
Repayment Term
27 months (Additional Information)
Repayment Schedule
Oct 19, 2010
Nov 7, 2010
Currency Exchange Loss:
Dec 21, 2012