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Islam is a conservative person who prefers not to have her photo published online, so her husband appears in the photo. Islam is a 21-year-old married woman from Deir el Balah city. She lives with her husband in a simple house in the city. For the past two years, Islam's husband has been working in a small grocery store he owns. It is a good project and earns a good income.
Islam took a USD loan from FATEN. This loan will help her husband to buy more grocery products for his store to resell. By taking this loan, Islam and her husband will be able to develop their store and also their income.

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This loan is helping support a borrower who is 35 or under. Because many young people lack business experience or established credit histories, it can be even more difficult for them to access financial services. By funding this youth loan, you are expanding opportunity for a young person with limited resources. 


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About Palestine

  • $4,900
    Average annual income
  • 83
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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 $1,500 helped Islam to buy more products for her husband's grocery store.
100% repaid
Repayment Term
21 months (Additional Information)
Repayment Schedule
Oct 27, 2013
Nov 7, 2013
Currency Exchange Loss:
Jan 17, 2015