A loan helped to buy a hand sewing machine, bales of second hand clothing and rolls of fabrics for her sewing business.


Lucy's story

Lucy is a 52 year-old woman who is married with seven children and lives with her family in a rural community in Honiara, capital of Solomon Island.
She runs a sewing business selling sewing clothing and second hand clothing in her community to earn a living. She has been in this business for three years.
Lucy has requested this loan to help her pay for hand sewing machine, bales of second hand clothing and rolls of fabrics to assist her sewing more clothes for and to run her business.
She plans to use her profits to support her family financially and meet her family's daily expenses.
She joined SPBD in 2016 to gain access to financial services for her business.


This loan is special because:

Its goal is to reach financially excluded and underserved people.



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