Moliupu is a 30-year-old married woman with two children. She would like to start growing vegetables to earn a living. Moliupu has requested a loan to buy tools and vegetable seeds to start her business.
She has been a member of SPBD for two years. Moliupu will spend her profits to extend her business and to pay her children’s school fees.
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.