"Rosalina is 36 years old and married with 5 childrens.
She has a small garden where she grows taro and bananas that she can sell in her community or at the market. She has been doing this for many years. Rosalina needs a loan to buy a weed killer, bush knives,barred wire,sack of fertilizer and iron roofing.
She has been a member of SPBD since 2010. Rosalina will use the profits from her sales to improve her business and to support her family needs."
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.