Total loan: $1,350


Honiara, Capital Territory, Solomon Islands / Food

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A loan helped to buy food containers and a small refrigerator for her food marketing business.

Ruth's story

Ruth is a 48 year-old who is a single mother of seven children; they live in a community in Honiara, the capital of Solomon Island.

She runs a small food marketing business selling barbecue fish, chicken, and sausages and rice at the market to earn a living. She has been in this business for ten years.

Ruth has requested a loan to pay for additional food containers and a small refrigerator for storing of food items for her business.

She plans to use her profits to meet her family's weekly expenses and improve her business.

She joined SPBD in 2013 to gain access to financial services for her business.