Ikhlas is 19 years old and single. She is from Jabalia. Her father works in a gas station earning a low income, which barely covers the family's expenses and needs.
Ikhlas is requesting a loan from FATEN for $500, which she will use to buy a new laptop to help her in her university studies.
Ikhlas is a conservative person who prefers not to have her photo published online, so her father appears in her Kiva photo.
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