A loan helped to buy kava plants, a wheelbarrow, water tank, gloves, rake, shovel and chemicals.


Merritina's story

Merritina is 27 years old with 4 children. She operates a business selling kava [pepper] in her community to earn a living. She has been doing this for more than a year.

Merritina has requested a loan to buy kava plants, a wheelbarrow, water tank, gloves, rake, shovel and chemicals to assist her in running the business.

She joined SPBD in 2018 and hopes to use her business profit to expand her business.


This loan is special because:

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



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