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Total loan: $1,075
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Taopaua

Samoa
Matautu-Lefaga, Samoa / Food Stall

A loan of $1,075 helped to buy chicken legs, sausage, soy sauce, garlic, mutton flaps, salt and onions.


Taopaua's story

Taopaua is 72-years-old and a widow with eight children. She runs a small business selling barbecue in her community and has been doing this for four years. Taopaua has requested a loan to buy chicken legs, sausage, soy sauce, garlic, mutton flaps, salt and onions. She joined Kiva partner SPBD in 2009 to gain access to capital. With her earnings, Taopaua will extend her house.



Loan details

Loan length:

14 months
Disbursed date: November 8, 2013
Facilitated by Field Partner: South Pacific Business Development (SPBD)

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Loan details

Loan length:

14 months
Disbursed date: November 8, 2013
Facilitated by Field Partner: South Pacific Business Development (SPBD)