A loan helped to buy a new fishing canoe, large cooler, chest freezer, hooks, bait, flippers and new goggles.


Merritina's story

Merritina is a 28-year-old mother with four children. She runs a small fishing business in her community to earn a living. She has two years' experience with this business.

Merritina needs a loan to buy a new fishing canoe, large cooler, chest freezer, hooks, bait, flippers and new goggles.

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

She has been a member of SPBD since 2020.


This loan is special because:

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



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