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Itaf O. is married and the mother of one daughter, Zeinab, 23 years old, and one son, Mahmoud, 20 years old. Both her children are students. Itaf and her family live in Gaza City in the Gaza Strip. Itaf's husband, Muhamamd, has been running a home products store for 10 years, selling kitchen and table products such as glasses, pans, spoons, etc. Itaf took a loan from FATEN so that her husband could purchase a larger variety of goods to sell and increase his returns.

Muhamamd is pictured in the photo as Itaf is a conservative woman and doesn't want her picture posted on the web.

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About Palestine

  • $4,900
    Average annual income
  • 145
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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 $1,500 helped Itaf to purchase a larger variety of goods.
100% repaid
Repayment Term
15 months (Additional Information)
Repayment Schedule
Dec 26, 2010
Jan 17, 2011
Currency Exchange Loss:
Feb 15, 2012