A loan of $1,200 helped to expand her shop and purchase additional fabrics for her sewing business.


Merita's story

Merita is already 73 but she is still a very active businesswoman. When she joined the SPBD microfinance program she borrowed a small amount to start her sewing business at home. Despite her age, the quality of her sewing has attracted a growing number of customers. Gradually she was able to grow her sewing business and is now contemplating expanding her house so that she can have a separate shop room for her sewing business.



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