A loan of $425 helped purchase coolio, sugar, foam cups, plastic papers and Chinese lollies for her ice candy business.


Akenese's story

Akenese U., 46, is married with 6 children. She has many years of experience in the ice candy business. She sells to the villagers 4 days per week. She has had 2 previous loans with SPBD. She expects her weekly net cash flow to be 350 Tala (about $145 USD). SPBD loans are Akenese’s only access to capital because she does not qualify for a loan with the traditional banks.



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