A loan of $650 helped to buy a backpack sprayer, barbed wire and chemicals as well as cordial, foam cups, a sack of sugar and Chinese lollies (sweets) for her farming and bakery businesses.


Iasinta's story

Iasinta, 62, is married with seven children. She has a small taro (a root vegetable) and banana plantation. To earn extra income, she also has an iced cake business.

Iasinta needs a loan to buy a backpack sprayer, barbed wire and chemicals as well as cordial, foam cups, a sack of sugar and Chinese lollies (sweets). She will use her profits to help with her family’s daily needs.

Iasinta joined South Pacific Business Development in 2012 to gain access to financial services.



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