Cooperative Association for Saving and Credit for Women Entrepreneurs in Nablus L.L

The Cooperative Association for Saving and Credit for Women Entrepreneurs L.L was founded in Nablus officially in 2002, with an aim to organize the Saving and Credit operations in that area.

The Cooperative Association now consists of 17 groups including 522 contributing members until the end of 2019.


A pioneer feminine association that provides financial services, specially (Saving and Credit) to its members, it has a vital role in providing a better life for its members in all life aspects, and it is an example of how giving, contributing in cooperation should be.


Licensed feminine cooperative association, with a financial, administrative and independent personality, funded and run by its members, practicing (Saving and Credit), along with other development activities, aiming to develop rural Palestinian women, enhancing their role in economic, social, cultural and political aspects.

Target Group:

The association targets female members from different areas of Nablus, who are 18 years old or above (No maximum age limit is determined), but its priorities for the next five years are ladies between the ages of 18 and 55 years old.

Lending product characteristics:

Affiliation Fees 20
Share’s Upper Limit 500


Loan characteristics:

Product Name Loan Limit (JOD)
General Loan 5,000
Educational Loan, medical, solidarity, Umrah 500


  2018 2019
Number of groups 17 17
Number of active members by the end of term 654 522
Total Value Shares (End of term’s balance) 281,908 272,150
Total Saving’s Value (End of term’s balance) 177,933 179,055
Total number of loans 909 938
Total number of issued loans 2,298 2,420
Total Value of issued loans 5,001,933 5,279,348
Number of active loans 189 216
Active Portfolio Value (outstanding balance of loan principal) 395,048 361,975