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Motasem is a single, 24-year-old construction worker. He is from Attell, which is a small village near Tulkarm. Construction earns him a good income but is not stable, due to the demand. Motasem has a small concrete mixer that he uses for work and rents to other construction workshops.

Motasem took a USD loan from FATEN. This loan will help him to buy a bigger concrete mixer for his construction work. By taking this loan, Motasem will be able to increase his productivity and income. Motasem appears in the photo while he was working.

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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
  • 83
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    Palestine Loans Fundraising
  • $14,477,150
    Funds lent in using Kiva
  • US Dollars
    Loan transacted in USD

Success!! The loan was 100% repaid

A loan of $1,500 helped Motasem to buy a bigger concrete mixer for his construction work.
100% repaid
Repayment Term
27 months (Additional Information)
Repayment Schedule
Jun 5, 2014
Jun 27, 2014
Currency Exchange Loss:
Feb 17, 2016