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Leativa is a 31-year-old married woman with four children. She has a small vegetable garden to earn a living. She has been doing this for two years.

Leativa has requested a loan to buy chemicals, veggie seeds, shovels, an axe and sprayers.

She has been a member of SPBD since 2011. With her profits, Leativa hopes to expand her business in the future.

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
  • 78
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    Samoa Loans Fundraising
  • $7,683,900
    Funds lent in using Kiva
  • 2.3
    Samoa Tala (WST) = $1 USD

Success!! The loan was 100% repaid

A loan of $450 helped Leativa to buy fertilizer, chemicals, a wheel barrow, shovels and gloves.
100% repaid
Repayment Term
14 months (Additional Information)
Repayment Schedule
Nov 16, 2012
Nov 19, 2012
Currency Exchange Loss:
Dec 17, 2013