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Loisi is 32 years old, married, and has five children. She has a small plantation where she grows taro and bananas, which she has been doing for three years.

Loisi is requesting a loan, which she will use to buy chemicals, fertilizer, wheelbarrow, and shovels. She has been a member of SPBD since 2010. With her profits, Loisi hopes to pay for her children's school fees.

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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
  • 94
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    Samoa Loans Fundraising
  • $7,694,275
    Funds lent in using Kiva
  • 2.3
    Samoa Tala (WST) = $1 USD

Success!! The loan was 100% repaid

A loan of $675 helped Loisi to purchase chemicals, fertilizer, wheelbarrow, shovels, gloves, and bush knives,.
100% repaid
Repayment Term
14 months (Additional Information)
Repayment Schedule
Jan 31, 2013
Feb 12, 2013
Currency Exchange Loss:
Feb 19, 2014