A loan of $925 helped to purchase prizes such as washing powder, soaps, milk, mosquito coils, and noodles.

Pele's story

Pele P., 45, is married with 5 children. She has 4 years of experience in the Bingo business. She sells games to the villagers 5 days per week. Her husband is unemployed but does fishing to support the family.

Pele has had 4 previous loans with SPBD. She expects her weekly net cash flow to be 600 Tala (about $US250). SPBD loans are Pele’s only access to capital because she has not been able to qualify for a loan with the traditional banks. The entire loan will be used for her business.

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