A loan helped to buy a sack of flour, a bottle of vegetable oil, a gas stove, a sack of potatoes, a sack of onions, and a container.


Maria's story

Maria is a 52 year old widow mother with 4 children. She runs a small business of frying fish and chips and sell them in her community to earn a living. She has been doing this for more than a year. Maria has requested for a loan to buy a sack of flour, bottle of vegetable oil, gas stove, sack of potatoes, sack of onions, container, to help her run the business. Maria will use her profit to build a small restaurant in the near future. She became a member of SPBD in 2020.


This loan is special because:

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



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