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Total loan: $650
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Gafua

Samoa
Salepouae, Samoa / Farming

A loan of $650 helped to buy a wheelbarrow, a backpack sprayer, chemicals, fertilizer and barbed wire.


Gafua's story

Gafua is a 42-year-old married woman with six children. She has a small plantation and grows taro, banana and breadfruit to earn a living. She has been doing this for many years. Gafua has requested a loan to buy a wheelbarrow, a backpack sprayer, chemicals, fertilizer and barbed wire. She has been a member of SPBD since 2011. Gafua hopes to sell to bigger businesses that will export her product, especially taro. With her profits, she will save more for her children's education.



Loan details

Loan length:

14 months
Disbursed date: August 9, 2013
Facilitated by Field Partner: South Pacific Business Development (SPBD)

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Loan details

Loan length:

14 months
Disbursed date: August 9, 2013
Facilitated by Field Partner: South Pacific Business Development (SPBD)