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Wafaa is a 37 year-old married woman from a small village near Nablus city. She is a mother of one son. Three years ago, Wafaa started working in sewing. She opened a small workshop in her home. She takes orders from local traders.
Wafaa took a USD loan from FATEN. This loan will help her to buy a new sewing machine for her workshop. By taking this loan, Wafaa will be able to improve her business and increase productivity.
Wafaa appears in the photo while she was working.

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About Palestine

  • $4,900
    Average annual income
  • 108
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    Palestine Loans Fundraising
  • $14,228,150
    Funds lent in using Kiva
  • US Dollars
    Loan transacted in USD

Success!! The loan was 100% repaid

A loan of $1,000 helped Wafaa to buy a new sewing machine for her workshop.
100% repaid
Repayment Term
29 months (Additional Information)
Repayment Schedule
Mar 19, 2014
Mar 27, 2014
Currency Exchange Loss:
Sep 17, 2015