Eleitino is a 32-year-old who lives with her partner and 2 children.
She has a small plantation and grows taro, banana, and yam to earn a living. She has been doing this for many years. Eleitino has requested a loan to buy chemicals, a wheelbarrow, a backpack sprayer, fertilizer and barbed wire. to buy chemicals,wheelbarrow,backpack sprayer,fertilizer and barbed wire.
She has been a member of SPBD since 2012. With her profits, Eleitino hopes to support her family's daily wants and needs.
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.