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Taumainuumau
Taumainuumau is 65 years old and a widow with six children. She runs a small business selling cabbages, tomatoes, oranges, ripe bananas, pawpaw, and pineapples in her community and has been doing this for 10 years. Taumainuumau has requested a loan to buy vegetable seeds, fertilizer, barbed wire, a wheelbarrow, a garden fork, a rake and a garden hose. She joined SPBD in 2011 to gain access to capital. With her earnings, Taumainuumau will support her family financially.

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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
  • 21
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    Samoa Loans Fundraising
  • $7,382,675
    Funds lent in using Kiva
  • 2.4
    Samoa Tala (WST) = $1 USD

Success!! The loan was 100% repaid

A loan of $650 helped Taumainuumau to buy vegetable seeds, fertilizer, barbed wire, a wheelbarrow, a garden fork, a rake and a garden hose.
100% repaid
Repayment Term
14 months (Additional Information)
Repayment Schedule
Monthly
Pre-Disbursed:
Aug 9, 2013
Listed
Aug 25, 2013
Currency Exchange Loss:
Possible
Ended:
Aug 17, 2014