A loan helped to buy taro root seedlings, banana tube seedlings, a wheelbarrow, rakes, shovels, a water tank, and hand gloves.


Selau's story

Selau is a 47-year-old mother with six children. She has a small business of selling taro root and bananas in her village so that she can earn a living. Selau has been in this business for more than three years. She requested a loan to buy taro root seedlings, banana tube seedlings, a wheelbarrow, rakes, shovels, a water tank, and hand gloves so that she can continue her business.

Selau hopes to use her profits to expand her business and provide for her family’s needs. She became a member of SPBD in 2019.


This loan is special because:

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



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