"Saupo is a 42 year old married woman with 3 children.
She would like to start growing taro,banana,taamu,yams to earn a living. Saupo has requested a loan to buy spade, bushknives, digging stick, weed sprayer and manure chemical.She has been a member of SPBD since 2012. Saupo will spend her profits for her childrens 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.