A loan helped to buy a new sewing machine, thread, needles, a measuring tape, a new pair of scissors, and material.


Faalaeo's story

Faalaeo is a 62-year-old woman who is married with two children. She runs a small tailoring business in her community. She has five years of experience with this business.

She has requested a loan to buy a new sewing machine, thread, needles, a measuring tape, a new pair of scissors, and material. She plans to use her profits to expand her business and pay for her family’s weekly expenses. Faalaeo joined SPBD in 2017 to gain access to financial services.


This loan is special because:

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



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