Total loan: $450


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Tatakamotonga, , Tonga / Arts

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A loan helped to buy some more mulberry for her business of making tapa in order to generate some more income.

'ilisapesi's story

‘Ilisapesi, 30 years old, is a married woman, and mother of two children who are both currently attending school. Her business is making tapaEnglish: A patterned cloth made from the bark of the mulberry tree. and she is doing it together with her mother in-law, and some other women in their neighborhood. So there’s no need to hire an employee for here are already enough helping hands. They make all sorts of tapa and when they finish making it, she sells it and earns an income from it.

She requested her loan from SPBD and used it to buy some mulberry which is the raw material of her business. She has a vision for the future to continue running her business so that when her kids grow up they can benefit from it.