A loan of $250 helped purchase taro tops, knives, a spade and barred fence.


Laloata's story

A. Vili, 39, is married with one child. She has one year of experience in the plantation business. She sells to the general public and villagers five days per week. This is her first loan with Kiva's partner SPBD. She expects her weekly net cash flow to be 350 Tala (about $145). SPBD loans are A.’s only access to capital because she was never able to qualify for a loan with the traditional banks.



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