Dunya is a conservative person who prefers not to have her photo published online, so her son appears in her Kiva profile photo.
Dunya is a 46-year-old married woman from Tulkarem city. She is a mother with five sons and three daughters. Most of her children are under 18. Dunya's husband works as a worker with a low wage that is not covering all of the family’s expenses. Dunya would like to complete building the new home where her son will live after he gets married.
Dunya took a USD loan from FATEN. This loan will help her to buy construction materials for her son's new house.
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