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Jun 21, 2016 5:44 EST

Palestine: A loan of $3,000 helps Shahla to buy some seedlings and pesticides for her farming land, for this season.

iCrowdNewswire - Jun 21, 2016

 

 

Shahla

Palestine
 
 
 

A loan of $3,000 helps Shahla to buy some seedlings and pesticides for her farming land, for this season.

 

Borrower image

 

 

Shahla’s story

Shahla is a 33-year-old, married woman from a small village near Jenin City. She lives with her family in a small old house. Shahla has a farming land in the village for the cultivation of vegetables. It is a good business and provides her a good income. All her family depends on this land as a source of income, but this income is always seasonal. Shahla could not save cash from last season.

She took a USD loan from Palestine for Credit & Development. This loan will help her to buy some seedlings and pesticides for her farming land, as this is the season. She hopes that this new beginning will enable her to increase her sales, customers and eventually save enough income to cover school fees for his children.

 

 

This loan is special because:

It creates opportunity for women 35 and younger.
 

 

Lev Plaves
Kiva staff

 

 

More about this loan

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. 

About Palestine for Credit & Development (FATEN):

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.

 

 

Contact Information:

Palestine for Credit & Development (FATEN)

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