Total loan: $925


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Pili, Tongatapu, Tonga / Arts

Linita's loan finished fundraising,
but these similar borrowers just need a little more help to reach their goals!

A loan helped to buy some raw materials for her handicraft business and also to help renovate her house.

Linita's story

Greetings from Tonga. Meet Linita, a 45-year-old lady and mother of six children who are all currently attending school. She's married and her husband is a plumber. They all eight of them live together in a house they own.

Linita has applied for a loan from SPBD and wants to use it to buy raw materials for her handicraft business as shown on the photograph. She's the only one working in her business although her children help her in gathering all the things she needs for it. She makes all sorts of different Tongan handicrafts and sell them out to the market and sometimes she even sells overseas to earn some good income.

Linita works from Monday to Saturday every week from morning to evening, She works very hard in her business to generate more income for her family and also for her loan repayments.

She has a vision for the future of the benefits from her business always providing for her family.