Check out some available loans that are similar to this one!
Ahmed is 33 years old. He is a husband and father of two daughters and two sons. Ahmed is a farmer growing seasonal vegetables in his land in Jenin city in northern Palestine. Ahmed wants to purchase new seedlings and enrich the variety of vegetables he grows. Ahmed took out a loan from FATEN to purchase the seedlings and fertilizers to make sure he produces a healthy crop and increases his income.

Ahmed is a religious man. Therefore, his wife is photographed instead as he is not comfortable with having his picture on the web.

Additional Information


Palestinians face unique challenges due to the economic and political environment in the West Bank and Gaza. Click here to learn more about how Kiva and FATEN are working to help Palestinian borrowers overcome these obstacles and how your support can make a difference.

About Palestine

  • $4,900
    Average annual income
  • 83
    View loans »
    Palestine Loans Fundraising
  • $14,477,150
    Funds lent in using Kiva
  • US Dollars
    Loan transacted in USD

Success!! The loan was 100% repaid

A loan of $800 helped Ahmed to purchase seedlings and fertilizers.
100% repaid
Repayment Term
15 months (Additional Information)
Repayment Schedule
Jun 12, 2011
Jul 12, 2011
Currency Exchange Loss:
May 15, 2012