Check out some available loans that are similar to this one!
Faauliuli is a 39-year-old single lady with two children. She would like to start a small business in Elei (printed fabric designs). In order to do this, Faauliuu needs a loan to buy stencils, fabric color paints, brushes, materials and elei carved design board. She hopes to use her profits to save for her kids' education. She became a member of SPBD in 2013.

Additional Information

About SPBD

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.

About Samoa

  • $5,200
    Average annual income
  • 69
    View loans »
    Samoa Loans Fundraising
  • $8,620,100
    Funds lent in using Kiva
  • 2.3
    Samoa Tala (WST) = $1 USD

Success!! The loan was 100% repaid

A loan of $450 helped Faauliuli to buy stencils, fabric color paints, brushes, materials and an elei (printed fabric designs) carved design board.
100% repaid
Repayment Term
14 months (Additional Information)
Repayment Schedule
Sep 6, 2013
Sep 28, 2013
Currency Exchange Loss:
Sep 22, 2014