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Leuluasi is 55 years old and married with four children. For many years, she has owned and operated a small store where she sells items such as sugar, flour, laundry soap, raw meat, and other products. She became a member of SPBD in 2013 to gain access to capital for her business.

Leuluasi is requesting a loan to buy a sack of sugar, a bag of rice, a box of chicken, sausages, mutton flaps, cartons of milk, and Vailima beers. She hopes to use the profit from her loan to expand her business.

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About SPBD

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.

About Samoa

  • $5,200
    Average annual income
  • 6
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    Samoa Loans Fundraising
  • $7,960,550
    Funds lent in using Kiva
  • 2.3
    Samoa Tala (WST) = $1 USD

Success!! The loan was 100% repaid

A loan of $450 helped Leuluasi to buy sugar, rice, chicken, sausages, mutton flaps, cartons of milk, and Vailima beers.
100% repaid
Repayment Term
14 months (Additional Information)
Repayment Schedule
May 30, 2013
Jun 11, 2013
Currency Exchange Loss:
May 17, 2014