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Seloa is a 42-year-old, married woman with six children. She has a small plantation and grows green peppers, carrots, cabbages, and green beans to earn a living. She has been doing this for one year.

Seloa has requested a loan to buy fertilizer, weed killer, weed spray, a mist blower, snail chemicals, a pair of gloves, a pair of hoses, and a wheelbarrow.

She has been a member of South Pacific Business Development (SPBD) since 2012. With her profits, Seloa hopes to improve her business and to help with her children's education.

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About SPBD

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.

About Samoa

  • $5,200
    Average annual income
  • 70
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    Samoa Loans Fundraising
  • $8,620,100
    Funds lent in using Kiva
  • 2.3
    Samoa Tala (WST) = $1 USD

Success!! The loan was 100% repaid

A loan of $450 helped Seloa to buy fertilizer, weed killer, weed spray, snail chemicals, a mist blower, gloves, hoses, and a wheelbarrow.
100% repaid
Repayment Term
14 months (Additional Information)
Repayment Schedule
Nov 22, 2012
Dec 11, 2012
Currency Exchange Loss:
Dec 17, 2013