SPBD is a network of microfinance organizations working in Fiji, Samoa, Tonga and the Solomon Islands dedicated to eradicating poverty by empowering women in poor rural villages with the opportunity to start, grow and maintain sustainable, income generating micro-enterprises.

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We've empowered over 60,000 women micro-entrepreneurs through micro-loans totaling US$61 million dollars in the islands of the South Pacific... and we've only just started.

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Blog posts in March 2012

On Friday, April 27th from 9am-2pm, Greg Casagrande will be speaking at Columbia Business School's Microlumbia Fund's 5th Annual Microfinance Conference hosted at Columbia University. Please see the preliminary schedule below. For the last four years, Microlumbia has brought together leaders in the microfinance field for an academic discussion on the current state and future of the microfinance...
03/30/2012 - 10:25
Greg Casagrande, Founder and President of SPBD, will be speaking at the 2012 Penn Microfinance Conference on March 24th. We invite you to attend and introduce yourself to Greg during the day. http://pennmicrofinance.org/​conference/ About: Established as the first and largest undergraduate conference in the country, the Penn Microfinance Conference brings together talented individuals,...
03/05/2012 - 08:38

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