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Ausiva is 35 years old and single with no children. She runs a small business selling fish in her community and has been doing this for many years. Ausiva has requested a loan to buy a canoe, fishing net, fishing gear, and spear. She joined SPBD in 2010 to gain access to capital. With her earnings, Ausiva will improve her business.

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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
  • 11
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    Samoa Loans Fundraising
  • $7,960,550
    Funds lent in using Kiva
  • 2.3
    Samoa Tala (WST) = $1 USD

Success!! The loan was 100% repaid

A loan of $650 helped Ausiva to buy a canoe, fishing net, fishing gear, and spear.
100% repaid
Repayment Term
14 months (Additional Information)
Repayment Schedule
Dec 6, 2013
Dec 29, 2013
Currency Exchange Loss:
Sep 22, 2014