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Teuila is 33 years old and married with three children.

She has a kava business, grinding and packing kava, filling in plastic bags with it, and selling it in her community or at the market. Teuila needs a loan to buy more plastic bags, a wheelbarrow, weedkiller spray, and bush knives, etc to help her with the ongoing business.

She has been a member of SPBD since 2010. Teuila hopes to use her earnings to improve her family assets.

Additional Information

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
  • 63
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    Samoa Loans Fundraising
  • $8,626,150
    Funds lent in using Kiva
  • 2.3
    Samoa Tala (WST) = $1 USD

Success!! The loan was 100% repaid

A loan of $325 helped Teuila to buy equipment and supplies to prepare and sell kava.
100% repaid
Repayment Term
14 months (Additional Information)
Repayment Schedule
Dec 21, 2012
Jan 7, 2013
Currency Exchange Loss:
Feb 19, 2014