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Faafetai
Faafetai is a 39-year-old married woman with 2 children. She has a small plantation and grows taro, taamu (a large root vegetable like taro), yams and bananas to earn a living. She has been doing this for 2 years. Faafetai has requested a loan to buy fertilizer, mist blower, shovels, rake, wheel barrow, gloves and bush knives. She has been a member of SPBD since 2011. With her profits, Faafetai hopes to expand her business in the future.

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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

  • $6,344
    Average annual income
  • 21
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    Samoa Loans Fundraising
  • $7,474,650
    Funds lent in using Kiva
  • 2.3
    Samoa Tala (WST) = $1 USD

Success!! The loan was 100% repaid

A loan of $625 helped Faafetai to buy fertilizer, mist blower, shovels, rake, wheel barrow, gloves and bush knives.
100% repaid
Repayment Term
14 months (Additional Information)
Repayment Schedule
Monthly
Pre-Disbursed:
Jun 14, 2013
Listed
Jul 1, 2013
Currency Exchange Loss:
Possible
Ended:
Apr 16, 2014