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Yasser is a 40-year-old man. He is married and has one son and four daughters. He is a Palestinian National Authority employee with a decent salary. He also has a business raising ornamental birds for sale.

Yasser wants to expand his business by purchasing more ornamental birds to resell and increase his income, but the amount of money he has isn't enough, so he needs to take a loan in the amount $1,000 from FATEN. When Yasser gets the loan, he will purchase more ornamental birds and have a better collection to resell and increase his income. Then he will be able to create better living conditions to his family. Yasser is photographed in the FATEN branch.

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About Palestine

  • $4,900
    Average annual income
  • 87
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    Palestine Loans Fundraising
  • $14,176,200
    Funds lent in using Kiva
  • US Dollars
    Loan transacted in USD

Success!! The loan was 100% repaid

A loan of $1,000 helped Yasser buy ornamental birds.
100% repaid
Repayment Term
15 months (Additional Information)
Repayment Schedule
Nov 30, 2011
Dec 2, 2011
Currency Exchange Loss:
Aug 15, 2012