A loan of $450 helped buy weaving supplies.


Matila's story

Matila is 24 years old and married with 3 children. She wants to start a small business making and selling weaving mats, weaving hats, weaving fans, and fine mats in her community. To do this, she needs a loan to buy pandanus, paints, feathers, and painting brushes. In the future, Matila hopes to improve her business to help her family matters and her kids' education. She joined SPBD in 2012 to gain access to financial services.



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