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Mohammad is a 22-year-old single young man from Gaza City. He lives with his family in a small simple house in the city. His brother works as an employee in a local firm where he gets a low income. This is the only source of income for the family. Mohammad is a student in his first year where he studies finance. He loves this specialization. Mohammad would like to work in a financial firm and help his family with part of the family expenses.
Mohammad took a USD loan from FATEN (Palestine for Credit & Development). This loan will help him to buy a new laptop for his studies. By taking this loan, Mohammad will be able to do his homework and write his reports easily. Mohammad appears in the photo.

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This loan is part of FATEN's new education program, designed to finance school tuition for students whose families have low incomes or work in informal sectors of the economy. Funds can be used for partial or complete payment of expenses related to higher education. By supporting this loan, you're enabling access to education for students with limited options.


Palestinians face unique challenges due to the economic and political environment in the West Bank and Gaza. Click here to learn more about how Kiva and FATEN are working to help Palestinian borrowers overcome these obstacles and how your support can make a difference.


About Palestine

  • $4,900
    Average annual income
  • 132
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    Palestine Loans Fundraising
  • $14,274,275
    Funds lent in using Kiva
  • US Dollars
    Loan transacted in USD

Success!! The loan was 100% repaid

A loan of $500 helped Mohammad to buy a new laptop for his studies.
100% repaid
Repayment Term
21 months (Additional Information)
Repayment Schedule
Dec 22, 2013
Jan 14, 2014
Currency Exchange Loss:
Aug 17, 2015