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Total loan: $500


Honiara, Capital Territory, Solomon Islands / Food

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A loan helped to buy sleeves of cigarettes, bags of betel nuts and ice block flavors for her business.

Helina's story

Helina is a 41-year-old married woman with one child. The family lives in a community in Honiara, capital of Solomon Island. Helina runs a small market business selling betel nuts, leaves, cigarettes and ice-blocks in her community and at the market. She has been in this business for one year.

Helina has requested a loan to pay for additional sleeves of cigarettes, bags of betel-nuts and ice block flavors to assist her with her business. She plans to use her profits to meet her family's weekly expenses and improve her business.

Helina joined SPBD in 2019 to gain access to financial services.