A loan of $1,375 helps to buy bags of flour, sugar, a large frying pan, a new oven, cooking oil, a strainer and yeast.


Vailiili's story

Vailiili is a 43-year-old married woman with 3 children.

She makes and sells pancakes in her community to earn a living. She has 4 years experience with this business. Vailiili needs a loan to buy bags of flour, sugar, a large frying pan, a new oven, cooking oil, a strainer, and yeast.

She plans to use her profits to expand her business and to pay for her family's weekly expenses.

She has been a member of SPBD since 2018.


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.