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Vaimoso is 29 years old and single with no children. She makes and sells elei (traditional printed fabric) to earn a living. She has been doing this for five years.

Vaimoso has requested a loan to buy stencils, materials, paints, brushes and a wooden board design for her printing. She plans to use her profits to provide for her family everyday needs. She joined SPBD in 2012 to gain access to financial services.

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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
  • 10
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    Samoa Loans Fundraising
  • $7,962,825
    Funds lent in using Kiva
  • 2.4
    Samoa Tala (WST) = $1 USD

Success!! The loan was 100% repaid

A loan of $650 helped Vaimoso to buy stencils, materials, paints, brushes and a wooden board design.
100% repaid
Repayment Term
14 months (Additional Information)
Repayment Schedule
Jul 19, 2013
Aug 18, 2013
Currency Exchange Loss:
Aug 17, 2014