A loan of $1,650 helps to buy a camera for her work to enhance her work and earn more income; thus, she will be able to provide herself with all the things she needs.
Basma, who appears in the photo, is a 21-year-old from Jericho, West Bank. She is a single girl, who lives with her family in a simple house. Her father works in farming, where he earns a low income. This income is barely enough for basic needs.
Basma works in photography in her spare time. She is also a student at the local university. She studies media and she is an excellent student. Basma went to Palestine for Credit and Development (FATEN) to take out a US dollar loan to buy a camera for her work. This will enhance her work and help her earn more income; thus, she will be able to provide herself with all the things she needs. She hopes you will help and fund her loan.
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