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Mohammad is a 45-year-old married man, a father with three sons and one daughter.

For the past two years, Mohammad has been making and selling different types of sweets, which has been a profitable project, while also not really generating enough income to cover the family's expenses.

Mohammad is requesting a 1,500 USD loan from FATEN to help him cover the costs of purchasing necessary but missing ingredients that are basic to making sweets such as: milk, butter, flour, sugar, and eggs. Taking out this loan will allow Mohammad to continue his work and compete with others well and have on hand the desired amount of sweets that customers often request. This will increase sales and improve Mohammad's income.

Mohammad is photographed in his store while he is selling sweets to customers.

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About Palestine

  • $4,900
    Average annual income
  • 98
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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 $1,500 helped Mohammad to purchase necessary ingredients for making sweets.
100% repaid
Repayment Term
21 months (Additional Information)
Repayment Schedule
Mar 28, 2012
Apr 12, 2012
Currency Exchange Loss:
May 23, 2013