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Na'eem is 19 years old, and he lives in Gaza. He stopped his education at grade 10, because of his hard life conditions. He decided to open a garage, and has four years of courses in this field. Na'eem specializes in painting and repairing vehicles. This business is the only source of income for his small family.

Na'eem is satisfied with the income of his business, but he needs this youth loan to buy a blacksmith machine and new painting tools. Na'eem is very grateful to everyone who helps him to achieve success in his business with this loan.

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This loan is helping support a borrower who is 30 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
  • 86
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    Palestine Loans Fundraising
  • $14,477,150
    Funds lent in using Kiva
  • US Dollars
    Loan transacted in USD

Success!! The loan was 100% repaid

A loan of $1,500 helped Na'eem to buy a blacksmith machine and new painting tools.
100% repaid
Repayment Term
39 months (Additional Information)
Repayment Schedule
Nov 21, 2013
Dec 1, 2013
Currency Exchange Loss:
Jan 17, 2015