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Areej is a conservative person who prefers not to have her photo published online, so her husband appears in the photo while he was taking care of the sheep.

Areej is a 31-year-old married woman from a small village near Ramallah city. She is a mother for six young children: two boys and four daughters. All of them are under 10 years old. Areej's husband is a worker outside Ramallah. His income is not stable, so he opened his own business three years ago, which is raising sheep. It is a profitable business but needs a lot of time and effort. Areej helps her husband sometimes in taking care of the sheep.

Areej took a loan from FATEN. This loan will help her to buy more sheep for the family farm. This will improve their business and increase their income.

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About Palestine

  • $4,900
    Average annual income
  • 90
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    Palestine Loans Fundraising
  • $14,176,200
    Funds lent in using Kiva
  • US Dollars
    Loan transacted in USD

Success!! The loan was 100% repaid

A loan of $3,000 helped Areej to buy more sheep for the family farm.
100% repaid
Repayment Term
27 months (Additional Information)
Repayment Schedule
Jul 25, 2013
Aug 24, 2013
Currency Exchange Loss:
Jan 17, 2015