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Raed is a 39-year-old married man from Deir el Balah city. He lives with his wife and four kids: three sons and one daughter, all of whom are school students. Raed works in his own store where he sells coal. This store has been open for the past three years. He buys it from local factories and resells it in the city.

Raed took a USD loan from FATEN. This loan will help him to buy more coal for his store to resell. By taking this loan, Raed will be able to improve his business and meet the high demand for coal in winter.

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About Palestine

  • $4,900
    Average annual income
  • 88
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  • $14,449,200
    Funds lent in using Kiva
  • US Dollars
    Loan transacted in USD

Success!! The loan was 100% repaid

A loan of $2,000 helped Raed to buy more coal for his store to resell.
100% repaid
Repayment Term
27 months (Additional Information)
Repayment Schedule
Feb 10, 2014
Feb 22, 2014
Currency Exchange Loss:
May 17, 2015