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A loan of $450 helped to buy a rake, gloves, a wheelbarrow and water hose for her business.


Faalata's story

Faalata is 25 years old, single with no children. She runs a small business selling cabbages and tomatoes in her community. She has been in business for two years. Faalata has requested a loan to buy a rake, gloves, a wheelbarrow and water hose for her business. She joined SPBD in 2012 to gain access to capital. With her earnings, Faalata will save her profit to help with her family expenses.



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