A loan of $500 helped purchase farming supplies such as wheel barrow, spade, knives and sacks of fertilizers.


Aufata's story

Aufata Sipini, 47, is married with 6 children. She has many years of experience in the vegetable garden business. She sells to the villagers and the general public 3 days per week. She has had 4 previous loans with SPBD. She expects her weekly net cash flow to be 500 Tala (about US $165). SPBD loans are Aufata's only access to capital because she was never able to qualify for a loan with traditional banks.



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