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Yosra is a 65-year-old woman. She is married and has two sons and three daughters. Her husband has a decent pension from the Palestinian National Authority. Yosra has a grocery store and wants to improve its conditions by purchasing more groceries for sale, but the amount of money she has isn't enough, so she needs to take a loan in the amount of $2,000 from FATEN.

When Yosra gets the loan, she will be able to purchase more groceries and have more products to sell. This will improve her grocery store positively and increase her income, which will enable her to provide better living conditions for her family.

Yosra is a conservative woman, so her husband is photographed instead in her grocery store.

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About Palestine

  • $4,900
    Average annual income
  • 87
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    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 $2,000 helped Yosra buy more groceries to sell.
100% repaid
Repayment Term
26 months (Additional Information)
Repayment Schedule
Oct 18, 2011
Nov 3, 2011
Currency Exchange Loss:
Feb 15, 2013