A loan of $800 helps to buy a sack of flour, sack of sugar, yeast, a wooden spoon, fry pan.


Setoa's story

Setoa is a 32-year-old mother with four children. She owns and operates a small business selling pancake, pork cake, buns in her community to earn a living. She has been doing this for more than 2 years.

Setoa has requested a loan to buy a sack of flour, sack of sugar, yeast, a wooden spoon, fry pan to assist her to run the business. She hopes to use her profit to build a small bakery store in the near future. Setoa joined SPBD in 2020.


This loan is special because:

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

Mark McDonagh, Kiva staff

Mark McDonagh
Kiva staff



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Repayment schedule

*This loan is impacted by the COVID-19 crisis and your support is needed more than ever. Repayments may be delayed or lower than expected.

Loan details



Repayment schedule

*This loan is impacted by the COVID-19 crisis and your support is needed more than ever. Repayments may be delayed or lower than expected.