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Husneyeh is a conservative person who prefers not to have her photo published online, so her husband appears in the photo.

Husneyeh is a 53-year-old, married woman from a small village near Ramallah city. She lives with her husband and her youngest son who is still in the university. Her other four sons and three daughters are married.

For the past five years, Husneyeh's husband has been working in a grocery store in the village. It is a profitable job, but needs a lot of improvement. Husneyeh is also working in her sewing workshop to help her husband with part of the family's expenses. This sewing business has its loyal customers from her area and outside of it.

Husneyeh took a USD loan from Palestine for Credit & Development (FATEN). This loan will help her husband to buy more products for his grocery store. This will help them to increase their sales and also their income.

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About Palestine

  • $4,900
    Average annual income
  • 79
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    Palestine Loans Fundraising
  • $14,465,150
    Funds lent in using Kiva
  • US Dollars
    Loan transacted in USD
A loan of $3,000 helped Husneyeh to buy more products for her husband's grocery store.
Repayment Term
15 months (Additional Information)
Repayment Schedule
Aug 18, 2013
Sep 4, 2013
Currency Exchange Loss:
Oct 4, 2013