Gaulua is 54 years old and divorced with one child.
She has a small farm where she raises cattle that she can sell in her community or to the public. She has been doing this for seven years.
She needs a loan to buy barbed wire, timber, nails, iron poles, cattle food and a new wooden tub for water. She has been a member of SPBD since 2010. Gaulua will use the profits from her sales to pay for her family’s weekly expenses.
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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.