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Ahmad is a young man from Bethlehem. He is single and lives with his family. Ahmed applied to run one of the cafeterias of Bethlehem University and was accepted.

In order for Ahmed to run the cafeteria he had to pay fees so he took out a loan from FATEN. This job will help Ahmed start saving and be independent from his parents.

Ahmed is photographed here in front of FATEN's branch office.

Additional Information


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About Palestine

  • $4,900
    Average annual income
  • 70
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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 $3,000 helped Ahmad to pay fees to Bethlehem University to run its cafeteria.
100% repaid
Repayment Term
26 months (Additional Information)
Repayment Schedule
Mar 14, 2011
Mar 27, 2011
Currency Exchange Loss:
May 23, 2013