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Jameel is a young man from Jabalia Refugee camp in Gaza Strip. Jameel started a small business in his house. He and his wife started cooking for parties, weddings etc. Jameel's clients are expanding from the neighborhood to others in the refugee camp.

Jameel, who appears in the picture here, wants to answer the increasing demand and start saving for a small restaurant. He took a loan from FATEN to purchase cooking tools and larger amounts of ingredients.

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About Palestine

  • $4,900
    Average annual income
  • 72
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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 Jameel to purchase cooking tools and ingredients.
100% repaid
Repayment Term
20 months (Additional Information)
Repayment Schedule
Jan 10, 2011
Feb 10, 2011
Currency Exchange Loss:
Aug 15, 2012