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Mahmoud is 26 years old, married, and has one child. He is an employee and earns a low salary, which is not enough to cover all the needs of his family.

Mahmoud is requesting a youth loan from FATEN for $1,000, which he will use to cover the cost of purchasing a new refrigerator for his home. This loan will enable Mahmoud to offer a new refrigerator to his family for home use and provide them with better living conditions.
Mahmoud is photographed in the picture.

Additional Information

More information about this loan

This loan is helping support a borrower who is 35 or under. Because many young people lack business experience or established credit histories, it can be even more difficult for them to access financial services. By funding this youth loan, you are expanding opportunity for a young person with limited resources. 


Palestinians face unique challenges due to the economic and political environment in the West Bank and Gaza. Click here to learn more about how Kiva and FATEN are working to help Palestinian borrowers overcome these obstacles and how your support can make a difference.

About Palestine

  • $4,900
    Average annual income
  • 76
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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 $1,000 helped Mahmoud to purchase a new refrigerator.
100% repaid
Repayment Term
27 months (Additional Information)
Repayment Schedule
Mar 6, 2012
Apr 9, 2012
Currency Exchange Loss:
Oct 17, 2014