A loan of $650 helped to pay for chemicals, a knife, taro crops, a grass-sprayer and school fees.


Doris's story

Doris is a 37-year-old married woman with five children. She has a small plantation and grows taro, taamu, and bananas. She has been doing this for many years. Doris has requested a loan to buy equipment and materials for the business in addition to paying for her childrens education.

She has been a member of SPBD since 2010. With her profits, Doris hopes to expand her business to help improve living conditions for the whole family.



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