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Emi is a 64 year old married woman with 13 children. She has a small vegetable garden to earn a living and she has been doing this for many years.

Emi has requested this loan to buy vegetable seeds, chemicals, weed sprayer, gloves, and a rake. She has been a member of SPBD since 2012. With her profits, Emi hopes to develop her business to exceed her expectations.

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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
  • 74
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    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 $675 helped Emi to buy vegetable seeds, chemicals, weed sprayer, gloves and a rake.
100% repaid
Repayment Term
14 months (Additional Information)
Repayment Schedule
Oct 4, 2013
Nov 1, 2013
Currency Exchange Loss:
Sep 22, 2014