A loan of $450 helped to buy more tiapula, shovels, bush knives, a rake, an axe, fertilizers, etc.


Meletino's story

Meletino is a 22 year old woman who is married with 3 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. Meletino 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 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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