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Awatef is a conservative person who prefers not to have her photo published online, so her husband appears in the photo.
Awatef is a 43-year-old married woman from Rafah city. She is a mother for six kids; four sons and two daughters. Awatef works as an employee in the public sector with a very low income. This income is barely able to cover all the family needs. Awatef decided to buy a small rickshaw for her son to work on it in transferring goods for the local traders, it helps the family for part of their expenses.
Awatef took a USD loan from FATEN. This loan will help her to buy a new rickshaw for her son to transfer goods for the local traders. By taking this loan, Awatef's son will be able to improve his business and also his income.

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About Palestine

  • $4,900
    Average annual income
  • 77
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    Palestine Loans Fundraising
  • $13,140,000
    Funds lent in using Kiva
  • US Dollars
    Loan transacted in USD

Success!! The loan was 100% repaid

A loan of $1,500 helped Awatef to buy a new rickshaw for her son to transfer goods for the local traders.
100% repaid
Repayment Term
27 months (Additional Information)
Repayment Schedule
Dec 4, 2013
Dec 24, 2013
Currency Exchange Loss:
Apr 18, 2015