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A loan of $1,500 helped to buy fishing nets, fishing rods, hooks, and bait.


Gatasi's story

Gatasi is 52 years old and married with seven children. She runs a small business selling fish in her community and has been doing this for six years. Gatasi has requested a loan to buy fishing nets, fishing rods, hooks, and bait. She joined SPBD in 2006 to gain access to capital. Gatasi will use her profits to pay for her children's education.



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