Analosa is a 47 year old divorced woman with 1 child. She makes and sells pancake in her community to earn a living. She has 9 years of experience with this business. Analosa needs a loan to buy cooking oil, flour, sugar, large cooking pot, yeast. She plans to use her profits to expand her business and to support her family financially. Analosa has been a member of SPBD since 2010.
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.