Nuufou C. is a young hard working woman of twenty-four years of age. She is a married with only one child. Nuufou and her husband have struggled for a better family living, and as a result they have been able to open up a small retail shop. So, with only one baby right now, they are able to manage their family's needs as they move along in life. Nuufou is hoping for her next loan from S.P.B.D to buy more stock for her shop so she can really compete with other shopkeepers.
South Pacific Business Development (SPBD) improves conditions for families living in poverty by providing accessible credit, training, and guidance to help them start, grow and maintain micro-businesses, build assets, finance home improvements, and afford to educate their children. 99% of SPBD’s loans go to women, who can borrow in groups to guarantee one another rather than put up collateral.