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Motasem is a 31-year-old single man. For the past 10 months, Motasem has been renting out items required for weddings to clients. This has been a profitable business since he is well known in the area where he lives and has a good reputation among customers. But his businesss needs support and improvements from time to time.
Motasem is requesting a USD loan from FATEN to cover the cost of purchasing supplies for weddings such as chairs, a wooden stage and lighting. This will improve his business and distinguish it, which will increase demand from customers and increase his income.
Motasem is photographed next to the wedding supplies he rents out.

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About Palestine

  • $4,900
    Average annual income
  • 87
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  • $14,477,150
    Funds lent in using Kiva
  • US Dollars
    Loan transacted in USD

Success!! The loan was 100% repaid

A loan of $1,500 helped Motasem to buy supplies for weddings.
100% repaid
Repayment Term
27 months (Additional Information)
Repayment Schedule
Oct 7, 2012
Nov 7, 2012
Currency Exchange Loss:
Dec 17, 2014