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Total loan: $1,525

Somos Fortes Group

Diadema, SP, Brazil / Food

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A loan helped to buy the the basic materials for sweets, condensed milk, candy, and molds.

Somos Fortes Group's story

Gislene is the group's leader. She is the first one in the photograph. She is divorced and lives on her own in a rental. She used to makes sweets for children in her community, and later began to make them to sell. With successful sales, she opened a small sweets business and has been working now for ten years.

Sadly, she lost a son, which caused great upheaval in her life, but she is very much a fighter and she is determined. Her dream is to see her business continue to improve and to have her own home.

The loan will be to buy the basic materials for sweets, condensed milk, candies, and molds.

The group is made up of four members with different jobs. They are grateful to the investors, because the loan helps improve their work and quality of life.