Total loan: $4,450


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'Ahau, , Tonga / Arts

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A loan helped to buy supplies for her tapa weaving such as pandanus and mulberry and building supplies to repair her house from cyclone Gita.

Lesieli's story

Lesieli is 58 years old,married with a taxi driver husband and they have two children, living at their owned home at the Western side of Tongatapu. She is running her businesses of taxi, weaving and also making tapa. Lesieli works from her home and she hired two part time workers to help in her business.

This is her ninth loan cycle. All her loans she successfully repaidthem. Her loans from SPBD assist her business to run actively and provide more profits. Lesieli sells out her business and used it to help her family and also to pay back her loan. She's confidently working hard in her business to make sure that she's fulfilling her responsibilities for her family and also her business.

She used part of her loan to buy building supplies to renovate her house, as it was affected by cyclone Gita and she used it to repair her house for the safety of her family. The roof was damaged and also some of the doors. She's having a vision for the future to build a house for her family and also buy them a new piece of land.