A loan helped to buy new fabrics for her sewing business.


Salome's story

This is Salome. She is 49 years old, married with no children. She and her husband live at their own home. Salome runs a business of sewing, where she sews different clothes including uniforms etc. It has been five years since she started her business, and it has a huge impact on their daily living. She is able to help her husband by providing and paying some bills in their living. Her husband works as a security guard. A strong cyclone struck Tonga in April, affecting many homes, and Salome's house was affected, and her fabrics were wet and ruined. Salome applies for a revitalization to buy new fabrics for her business because her customers are waiting for their orders.


This loan is special because:

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



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