A loan helped to buy some resources that she uses for her canteen, such as potatoes, flour, oil, milk, taro, sugar, etc.

Raijieli's story

Raijieli is a Fijian but she migrated to Tonga.She is still single.

She applied for her loan from SPBD for the first time and used it to buy resources and ingredients for food that she cooks to sell in her canteen. She makes roti and ice blocks and sells it to earn income.She earns her income from her business and used it to help her living and also to help her loan repyaments

She faces challenges because she is self-employed. Sometimes she wants to deliver her food to some customers, but she can't managed because she works by herself and she doesn't have time.

Raijieli is looking forward for a better income in her business. She is working hard to achieve her vision to increase the standard of living for her family in the future.

This loan is special because:

It provides women with credit in a country where alternative financing is extremely scarce.

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