Luaupu is 35 years old and married with 2 children. She owns and operates Bingo business. She has 3 years of experience in this kind of business. Luaupu needs a loan to buy everything she needs for her business. She hopes to use her profits to pay her children’s school fees and to save more money to expand her business in the future. She joined SPBD in 2009.
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.