A loan of $350 helped purchase school uniform, school fees, chemicals, fertilizer, bushknives, wheelbarrow.


Leone's story

Leone F., 56, is married with 7 children. She has 1 year of experience in the plantation business. She sells to the villagers and public 4 days per week. She has 1 previous loan with SPBD, Kiva's partner.


She expects her weekly net cash flow to be 350 Tala. SPBD loans are Leone’s only access to capital because she was never able to qualify for a loan with the traditional banks. She will use her loan for home improvement and school needs.



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