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Laila is a 27 year old woman. She is married and has one son. Her husband is a Palestinian National Authority employee with a decent salary. He has also worked in agriculture for the past 4 years in order to increase the family income.

Laila wants to help her husband and share the expenses of purchasing a water tank to irrigate the crops. Because her husband's salary is not sufficient to cover the family daily expenses and the purchase of a water tank, Laila needs to take a loan from FATEN in the amount of $2,000. Taking this loan will enable her to share the expense of purchasing a water tank that will help to irrigate crops well so the family will have better crops and increase their sales. This will also increase the family income and offer the family better living conditions. Laila is a conservative woman, so her husband is photographed instead.

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About Palestine

  • $4,900
    Average annual income
  • 70
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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 $2,000 helped Laila to purchase a water tank to irrigate crops.
100% repaid
Repayment Term
27 months (Additional Information)
Repayment Schedule
Dec 25, 2011
Jan 1, 2012
Currency Exchange Loss:
Mar 17, 2014