Cooperative Association for Saving & Credit in Salfeet

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

The Cooperative Association now consists of 16 groups including 158 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 Salfeet, 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 10
Share’s Upper Limit 500


Loan characteristics:

Product Name Loan Limit (JOD)
General Loan 5,000


  2018 2019
Number of groups 16 16
Number of active members by the end of term 159 148
Total Value Shares (End of term’s balance) 61,995 55,579
Total Saving’s Value (End of term’s balance) 24,234 21,479
Total number of loans 757 757
Total number of issued loans 1,378 1,379
Total Value of issued loans 2,500,428 2,775,235
Number of active loans 40 25
Active Portfolio Value (outstanding balance of loan principal) 104,817 81,289