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Ake
Ake is a 49-year-old, married woman, with six children. She has a small plantation and she grows taro and taamu to earn a living. She has been doing this for many years.

Ake has requested a loan to buy fertilizer, a wheel barrow, shovels, gloves, bush knives, and a mist blower. She has been a member of South Pacific Business Development (SPBD) since 2011.

With her profits, Ake hopes to save for her family's daily needs.

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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.

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About Samoa

  • $6,344
    Average annual income
  • 10
    View loans »
    Samoa Loans Fundraising
  • $7,111,575
    Funds lent in using Kiva
  • 2.4
    Samoa Tala (WST) = $1 USD

Success!! The loan was 100% repaid

A loan of $650 helped Ake to buy fertilizer, a wheel barrow, shovels, gloves, bush knives, and a mist blower.
100% repaid
Repayment Term
14 months (Additional Information)
Repayment Schedule
Monthly
Pre-Disbursed:
Jun 13, 2013
Listed
Jun 18, 2013
Currency Exchange Loss:
Possible
Ended:
Jun 17, 2014