Sarai is a 39 year old married woman with 3 children.
She has a small plantation and grows taro,bananas and yams to earn a living. She has been doing this for many years. Sarai has requested a loan to buy grass sprayer, chemicals, fertilizer and a wheelbarrow for her business.
She has been a member of SPBD since 2009. With her profits, Sarai hopes to improve her family's standard of living.
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.