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A loan of $450 helped to buy fertilizer, a wheelbarrow, boots, bush knives and barbed wire.


Tupe's story

Tupe is a 59-year-old married woman with five children.

She started a small plantation to grow taro, bananas and yams to earn a living. She has been doing this for one year.

Tupe has requested a loan to buy fertilizer, a wheelbarrow, boots, bush knives and barbed wire.

She has been a member of SPBD since 2012. With her profits, Salai hopes to save for her children's education and to extend the business.



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