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Ayda is a 46 years old woman, she is married with three sons and two daughters. Her husband has a stall for selling vegetables. This business provides low income, which is not enough to cover the family's needs. Ayda wants to paint her house, so she is requesting a 1,100 USD loan from FATEN to help her cover the costs of purchasing the materials and tools needed to paint the house. This will improve the family's house condition for the better. Ayda is photographed in FATEN branch.

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About Palestine

  • $4,900
    Average annual income
  • 90
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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 $1,100 helped Ayda to pay the expenses for painting the house.
100% repaid
Repayment Term
27 months (Additional Information)
Repayment Schedule
Jan 10, 2012
Feb 1, 2012
Currency Exchange Loss:
Mar 17, 2014