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Ra'fat is a 23-year-old young man. He is married with two daughters. He wants to improve his situation and provide to his family better living conditions by increasing his income.

Ra'fat wants to purchase some necessary home appliances such as a stove, refrigerator, etc., and to improve his income, he wants also to prepare for opening a cafe that serves hot drinks such as tea, coffee, etc. Ra'fat hasn't enough money to pay for all these expenses, so he needs to take a loan of $3,000 from FATEN. When Ra'fat gets the loan, he will improve his family's living conditions by purchasing the necessary home appliances, and improve his situation by opening the cafe for better income. This will help Ra'fat to live with his family in better life conditions. Ra'fat is photographed in the picture.

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About Palestine

  • $4,900
    Average annual income
  • 77
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    Palestine Loans Fundraising
  • $13,140,000
    Funds lent in using Kiva
  • US Dollars
    Loan transacted in USD

Success!! The loan was 100% repaid

A loan of $3,000 helped Ra'fat to purchase some necessary home appliances and prepare to open a cafe.
100% repaid
Repayment Term
27 months (Additional Information)
Repayment Schedule
Nov 16, 2011
Dec 1, 2011
Currency Exchange Loss:
Oct 15, 2012