A loan of $450 helped to buy more tiapula, a shovel, some bush knives, a rake, an axe and some fertilizer.


Ripine's story

Ripine is 41 year old woman who is married with 5 children. She has a small garden where she grows taro, taamu, yams and bananas that she can sell in her community. She has 3 years of experience with this business. Ripine has requested a loan to buy more tiapula (the head of a taro root for replanting), a shovel, some bush knives, a rake, an axe and some fertilizer for her plantation. She plans to use her profits to improve her family's assets. She has been a member of SPBD since 2009.



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