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"Aliitasi is 40 years old. She is married and has five children. She has a small garden where she grows tomatoes, cucumbers, cabbages, etc., that she can sell in her community or at the market. She has been doing this for 3 years. Aliitasi needs a loan to improve her business and to improve the condition of her home.
She has been a member of SPBD since 2011. Aliitasi will use the profits from her sales to provide for her family needs."

Additional Information

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
  • 66
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    Samoa Loans Fundraising
  • $8,620,100
    Funds lent in using Kiva
  • 2.3
    Samoa Tala (WST) = $1 USD

Success!! The loan was 100% repaid

A loan of $650 helped Aliitasi to buy chemicals, plant sprayer, vegetable seeds, timber and cement.
100% repaid
Repayment Term
14 months (Additional Information)
Repayment Schedule
Jul 13, 2012
Jul 24, 2012
Currency Exchange Loss:
Aug 17, 2013