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Zuhair is a 45-year-old man. He is married and a father to four sons and two daughters.

For the past 10 years, Zuhair has been driving a taxi, which has been a profitable project and the only source of income to the family, but it needs more support to cover the cost.

Zuhair is requesting a USD loan from FATEN to help him cover the costs of insuring and licensing the taxi he drives. This will enable the taxi legally to move from one area to another and enable Zuhair to work extra hours and to take additional internal and external requests. All of this will improve the family's income and lead to better living conditions.

Zuhair is photographed next to his taxi.

Additional Information


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About Palestine

  • $4,900
    Average annual income
  • 72
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    Palestine Loans Fundraising
  • $14,458,950
    Funds lent in using Kiva
  • US Dollars
    Loan transacted in USD

Success!! The loan was 100% repaid

A loan of $1,800 helped Zuhair to insure and license the taxi.
100% repaid
Repayment Term
27 months (Additional Information)
Repayment Schedule
Oct 10, 2012
Nov 12, 2012
Currency Exchange Loss:
May 17, 2014