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Ahmad is a 49-year-old man. He is married and a father to four sons, all of whom are school-age students under 18 years old.

For the past four years, Ahmad has been selling hot drinks such as coffee and tea to the public through a food stall, which has been a profitable project and the only source of income to the family, but is not enough to cover the family's needs. Ahmad also needs more support to cover the costs.

Ahmad is requesting a $3,000 USD loan from FATEN to help him cover the costs of purchasing a new stall and supplying it with a large quantity of tea and coffee to make hot drinks for customers. This will provide Ahmad with a new stall. Once he can move from one place to another through the day easily, the number of customers will increase and so he will increase sales and improve the family's income.
Ahmad is photographed next to his stall.

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About Palestine

  • $4,900
    Average annual income
  • 72
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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 $3,000 helped Ahmad to purchase a new stall and purchase more coffee and tea.
100% repaid
Repayment Term
27 months (Additional Information)
Repayment Schedule
Apr 24, 2012
Jun 1, 2012
Currency Exchange Loss:
Jun 17, 2014