"Epenesa is a 33 year old married woman with 1 child.
She has a cattle farm to earn a living. She has been doing this for 2 years. Epenesa has requested a loan to buy barred wire, rope and small calves.
She has been a member of SBPD in 2013. With her profits,Epenesa hopes to buy more calves and also save more money for her child's education.
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.