A loan of $1,000 helped to grow taro and bananas for a living by purchasing knives, rakes, chemicals, and fertilizer.


Alasa's story

Alasa is a 42-year-old, married woman with five children. She has a small plantation and grows taro and bananas to earn a living. She has been doing this for many years.

Alasa has requested a loan to buy knives, rakes, chemicals, and fertilizer. She has been a member of South Pacific Business Development (SPBD) since 2012. With her profits, Alasa hopes to expand her current business.



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