Check out some available loans that are similar to this one!
Siaulaina
Siaulaina is a 41-year-old married woman with eight children. She has a small plantation and grows taro and bananas to earn a living. She has been doing this for many years.

Siaulaina has requested a loan to buy taro and banana crops, weed spray, chemicals, barbed wire and a wheelbarrow. She has been a member of SPBD since 2009. With her profits, Siaulaina hopes to improve her business and better her family's standard of living.

Additional Information

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
  • 106
    View loans »
    Samoa Loans Fundraising
  • $7,709,500
    Funds lent in using Kiva
  • 2.3
    Samoa Tala (WST) = $1 USD

Success!! The loan was 100% repaid

A loan of $875 helped Siaulaina to buy taro crops, banana crops, weed spray, chemicals, barbed wire and a wheelbarrow.
100% repaid
Repayment Term
14 months (Additional Information)
Repayment Schedule
Monthly
Pre-Disbursed:
Oct 25, 2013
Listed
Nov 11, 2013
Currency Exchange Loss:
Possible
Ended:
Sep 22, 2014