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Maanaima
Maanaima is 68 years old and married with 8 children. She wants to start a small business making and selling printed clothes in her community. To do this, she needs a loan to buy materials, paint, brushes and an elei board. In the future, Maanaima hopes to expand her business. She joined SPBD in 2010 to gain access to financial services.

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

  • $6,344
    Average annual income
  • 11
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    Samoa Loans Fundraising
  • $7,027,625
    Funds lent in using Kiva
  • 2.3
    Samoa Tala (WST) = $1 USD

Success!! The loan was 100% repaid

A loan of $450 helped Maanaima to buy paints, materials, brushes, and a painting board.
100% repaid
Repayment Term
14 months (Additional Information)
Repayment Schedule
Monthly
Pre-Disbursed:
Nov 30, 2012
Listed
Dec 11, 2012
Currency Exchange Loss:
Possible
Ended:
Dec 17, 2013