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A loan of $1,000 helped to repay relatives and friends who loaned money to him to start his family.

Jamal's story

Jamal is a young man from Gaza city in Gaza Strip; he is a father of one daughter and one son. Jamal took money from relatives and friends when he got married and started his small family and now he is trying to pay them back.

Jamal who appears in the picture above took a loan from FATEN to pay back the money and have one organization to pay back which is going to be easier on him.

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