A loan of $425 helped to buy materials and tools for making Samoan crafts, including pandanus leaves, carving woods, and carving knives.


Eseta's story

Eseta is 20 years old and married. She has one child. To earn a living, she makes and sells Samoan crafts, like tanoa [a wooden vessel], samoan tootoo, and woven fine mats. She has been doing this for one year. Eseta has requested a loan to buy pandanus leaves, carving woods, and carving knives. She plans to use her profits to improve her business and for her child's education. She joined SPBD in 2013, to gain access to financial services.



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