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Ahmad is a 62-year-old man, who has five sons. All are married except for one who lives with him. Ahmad lives in Khanyounis in Gaza located in Palestine, and he is getting a decent retirement salary from the Palestinian National Authority.

Ahmad works in agriculture and wants to prepare greenhouses and purchase seedlings for the coming season. Ahmad doesn't have enough money to pay for these expenses especially with the decent retirement salary he gets, so he needs to take a loan of amount $3,000 from FATEN.

When Ahmad gets his FATEN loan, which is repaid on a monthly basis, he will be able to prepare for the new season of agriculture and enhance his desire to work hard and earn better income and improve the family life positively. Ahmad is a conservative man so his son Mohammad is photographed instead.

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About Palestine

  • $4,900
    Average annual income
  • 79
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    Palestine Loans Fundraising
  • $14,465,150
    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 expenses for preparing greenhouses and purchasing seedlings.
100% repaid
Repayment Term
33 months (Additional Information)
Repayment Schedule
Aug 16, 2011
Aug 27, 2011
Currency Exchange Loss:
Mar 17, 2015