Check out some available loans that are similar to this one!
Silia is a 50-year-old woman who is married and has six children.

She has a small business, a cattle farm.

Silia needs a loan to buy more cattle, barbed wire, nails and a chain saw.

Silia joined SPBD in 2009 to gain access to financial services. She will use her profits to maintain and improve her business.

Additional Information

About SPBD

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.

About Samoa

  • $5,200
    Average annual income
  • 32
    View loans »
    Samoa Loans Fundraising
  • $7,766,600
    Funds lent in using Kiva
  • 2.3
    Samoa Tala (WST) = $1 USD

Success!! The loan was 100% repaid

A loan of $875 helped Silia to buy more cattle, barbed wire, nails, and a chain saw.
100% repaid
Repayment Term
13 months (Additional Information)
Repayment Schedule
Oct 4, 2012
Oct 26, 2012
Currency Exchange Loss:
Oct 17, 2013