"Faleseu is a 22 year old single woman with 1 child.
She has a small plantation and grows taro, taamu,yams and bananas to earn a living. She has been doing this for 3 years. Faleseu has requested a loan to buy wheelbarrow, rake and pickaxes.
She has been a member of SBPD in 2013. With her profits, Faleseu hopes to support her family daily needs.
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.