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Ahmad is a 33-year-old married young man and a father to two sons and one daughter.
For the past year, Ahmad has been driving a taxi, which has been a profitable project and is the only source of income for the family.
Ahmad is requesting a $1,000 USD loan from FATEN to help him cover the costs of purchasing a new engine for the taxi he drives. This will increase the taxi's capacity to work extra hours and enable Ahmad to take on additional fares, which will improve his family's income.
Ahmad is photographed next to his taxi.

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About Palestine

  • $4,900
    Average annual income
  • 82
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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 $1,000 helped Ahmad to purchase a new engine for his taxi.
100% repaid
Repayment Term
21 months (Additional Information)
Repayment Schedule
Jan 29, 2013
Mar 4, 2013
Currency Exchange Loss:
Oct 17, 2014