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Tilomai is a 43-year-old married mother of two. She runs a bingo business which she runs twice a week at night. She earns $300-$400 a week. She is requesting a loan of $500 to purchase supplies for her business.

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About SPBD

South Pacific Business Development (SPBD) improves conditions for families living in poverty by providing accessible credit, training, and guidance to help them start, grow and maintain micro-businesses, build assets, finance home improvements, and afford to educate their children. 99% of SPBD’s loans go to women, who can borrow in groups to guarantee one another rather than put up collateral.

About Samoa

  • $5,200
    Average annual income
  • 63
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    Samoa Loans Fundraising
  • $8,626,150
    Funds lent in using Kiva
  • US Dollars
    Loan transacted in USD

Success!! The loan was 100% repaid

A loan of $500 helped Tilomai to buy supplies for her bingo business.
100% repaid
Repayment Term
20 months (Additional Information)
Repayment Schedule
Nov 4, 2007
Oct 17, 2007
Currency Exchange Loss:
Jun 20, 2009