Nele is a 47 year old married woman with 3 children. She makes and sells BBQ food in her community to earn a living. She has 2 years of experience with this business. Nele needs a loan to buy boxes of chicken, sausages, mutton flaps, soy sauce, onions, garlic, tomato sauce and bbq sets.
She plans to use her profits to support her family. Nele became a member of SPBD in 2013.
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.