Check out some available loans that are similar to this one!
Selau is a 40-year-old woman who is married, with nine children. She has a small business running bingo games. She has been in this business for three years.

Selau needs a loan to buy items to be used for bingo. She will use her profits to expand her business.

Selau joined SPBD in 2011 to gain access to financial services.

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
  • 70
    View loans »
    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 $575 helped Selau to purchase items for her bingo business, such as new bingo tokens and bingo paper.
100% repaid
Repayment Term
14 months (Additional Information)
Repayment Schedule
Jan 25, 2013
Feb 12, 2013
Currency Exchange Loss:
Dec 17, 2013