Check out some available loans that are similar to this one!
Wael is a 44-year-old married man from the city of Jabalia. He lives with his wife and two kids, a son and a daughter, in a very small, simple house. He owns a stall in the local market where he sells pastry and candy products, from which he gets a low income. This income is barely enough to cover all of the family's needs. Wael would like to improve his business.

Wael took a USD loan from FATEN. This loan will help him to buy more products for his store to resell. By taking this loan, Wael will be able to increase his sales and also his income.

Wael appears in the photo while working.

Additional Information


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
  • 83
    View loans »
    Palestine Loans Fundraising
  • $14,477,150
    Funds lent in using Kiva
  • US Dollars
    Loan transacted in USD
A loan of $2,000 helped Wael to buy more pastry and candy products for his store to resell.
Repayment Term
27 months (Additional Information)
Repayment Schedule
Jan 20, 2014
Feb 2, 2014
Currency Exchange Loss:
Mar 4, 2014