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Hanan is a 22-year-old young woman. She is married with two sons. Her husband is a Palestinian National Authority employee with a decent salary.To improve his income he works part time as a taxi driver. Hanan wants to help her husband pay for repairs on his taxi such as painting and changing the engine, but she does not have enough money. Therefore she needs a loan of $1,500 from FATEN. When Hanan gets the loan, her husband will be able to make the necessary repairs on his taxi. This will increase the taxi efficiency and enable her husband to work extra hours to increase his income and improve the family's living conditions. Hanan is a conservative woman so her husband, Shawqi, is photographed next to his taxi.

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About Palestine

  • $4,900
    Average annual income
  • 71
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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 $1,500 helped Hanan to pay for vehicle repairs.
100% repaid
Repayment Term
21 months (Additional Information)
Repayment Schedule
Nov 1, 2011
Dec 1, 2011
Currency Exchange Loss:
Jul 20, 2013