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Faimasasa is a 52-year-old woman who is married with seven children. She runs a business selling a variety of goods in her community. She has three years of experience with this business. Faimasasa has requested a loan to expand her business. She plans to use her profits to improve the business. She has been a member of SPBD since 2009.

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About SPBD

South Pacific Business Development (SPBD) improves conditions for families living in poverty by providing accessible credit, training, and guidance to help them start, grow and maintain micro-businesses, build assets, finance home improvements, and afford to educate their children. 99% of SPBD’s loans go to women, who can borrow in groups to guarantee one another rather than put up collateral.

About Samoa

  • $5,200
    Average annual income
  • 29
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    Samoa Loans Fundraising
  • $8,468,125
    Funds lent in using Kiva
  • 2.3
    Samoa Tala (WST) = $1 USD

Success!! The loan was 100% repaid

A loan of $1,100 helped Faimasasa to buy laundry soap, cigarettes, snacks, lollies, tinned fish, etc. to sell,.
100% repaid
Repayment Term
14 months (Additional Information)
Repayment Schedule
Apr 20, 2012
Apr 30, 2012
Currency Exchange Loss:
May 20, 2013