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Ahmad is a thirty-four-year-old man, he is married and a father of two sons and two daughters. He has been a taxi driver for the past three years, and this is the only source of income to the family.

Ahmad wants to make some repairs to his taxi so it will become more efficient on the road. Therefore he is requesting a 1,500 USD loan from FATEN to help him cover the costs of repairing and improving the taxi's condition such as: painting, changing lights and mirrors, changing tires. This will increase the taxi's efficiency and enable Ahmad to work extra hours and improve the family's income.

Ahmad is photographed next to his taxi.

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About Palestine

  • $4,900
    Average annual income
  • 65
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    Palestine Loans Fundraising
  • $13,090,325
    Funds lent in using Kiva
  • US Dollars
    Loan transacted in USD
A loan of $1,500 helped Ahmad to repair his taxi.
Repayment Term
27 months (Additional Information)
Repayment Schedule
Apr 3, 2012
May 3, 2012
Currency Exchange Loss:
Jun 2, 2012