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Emad is a married man from Rafah city. He is a father with six sons.

For the past seven years, Emad has been driving a taxi, which has been a profitable project and the only source of income for the family.

Emad is requesting a $1,200 USD loan from FATEN to cover the maintenance expenses for the taxi he drives. This will increase the taxi's capacity to work extra hours and enable Emad to take additional internal and external requests, which will improve the family's income positively.

Emad appears in the photo beside his taxi.

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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 $1,200 helped Emad to pay the maintenance expenses for his taxi.
100% repaid
Repayment Term
27 months (Additional Information)
Repayment Schedule
Feb 10, 2013
Mar 5, 2013
Currency Exchange Loss:
Apr 18, 2015