A loan of $2,150 helped a member to buy sneakers, shoes, sandals and new collections for sale.

Mulheres De Atitude Group's story

The Mulheres de Atitude group is a new member of the Banco do Povo Crédito Solidário (BPCS). This group consists of four women who work and live in the Mauá region of São Paulo. Ana has a hair salon and will use the loan to buy dyes, a dryer, brushes, general equipment and cosmetics for use with her customers. Edileide sells health plans as a service and her dream is to start a pet shop. She is going to use the loans to buy advertising materials. Regiane works in parties and decorations, and will use the loan to buy decorative materials for parties, balloons, polystyrene, paints, glue and fabric.

Adriana is the group leader, is married and has one son. She works selling shoes and has been selling her goods from door to door for over four years to help support her household and to have financial independence. With this loan, Adriana is going to buy sneakers, shoes, sandals and new collections for sale. In general, the group will use the loan as working capital and to expand their activities. They thank the investors for this opportunity and their trust.

In this group: Adriana, Ana Lucia, Edileuza, Regiane

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Translated from Portuguese by Kiva volunteer Katy Robinson

This loan is special because:

This is one of few affordable credit options for low-income borrowers in São Paulo, Brazil.

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