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Total loan: $700


Wailevu SVSV, Northern Division, Fiji / Retail

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A loan helped to increase her supply of food and household items for her canteen.

Kirisitina's story

Kirisitina, 35, wants to expand her canteen business due to popular demand. She seeks a loan to buy more goods to boost her canteen and meet the daily demands of her customers.

Kirisitina is determined that with the increasing demand, she can also improve her standard of living for her three children and meet their needs.