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Husam is a 29 years old, married and lives in Khan Younis city. He has two sons and two daughters, all of whom are under ten years old. He works as an employee but earns a low income that barely covers all of his family's needs. Husam decided to take on an additional job to improve his family's living conditions and six years ago opened a small store where he sells used furniture. He is requesting a loan in U.S. dollars from FATEN to buy more used furniture to resell. By taking out this loan, he will be able to increase his sales and also his family's income. In the photo, we see Husam in his store

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This loan is helping support a borrower who is 35 or under. Because many young people lack business experience or established credit histories, it can be even more difficult for them to access financial services. By funding this youth loan, you are expanding opportunity for a young person with limited resources. 


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About Palestine

  • $4,900
    Average annual income
  • 73
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    Palestine Loans Fundraising
  • $14,460,450
    Funds lent in using Kiva
  • US Dollars
    Loan transacted in USD
Paying Back

This loan has been fully funded!

A loan of $1,500 helped Husam to buy more used furniture to resell.
84% repaid
Repayment Term
27 months (Additional Information)
Repayment Schedule
May 22, 2014
Jun 19, 2014
Currency Exchange Loss: