Aisi is a 42 year old single woman with two children. She has a small plantation and grows banana plants to earn a living. She has been doing this for many years.
Aisi has requested a loan to buy weed killer spray, fertilizers, a wheelbarrow, and a load of banana plants.
She has been a member of SPBD since 2012. With her profits, Aisi hopes to save up her profit for her childern's education.
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.