A loan helped to buy rolling materials, paint colors, paint brushes, elei designs, containers, and a printing machine.


Epenesa's story

Epenesa is a 23-year-old mother with four children. She owns and operates a small business of selling elei (Samoan hand-painted textile) printing materials at the market to earn a living.

Epenesa needs a loan to buy rolling materials, paint colors, paint brushes, elei designs, containers, and a printing machine to assist her in running the business. She has been doing this for more than 3 years. She joined SPBD in 2013.


This loan is special because:

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



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