A loan helped a member to stock their supply.


Povo Meu Group's story

The Povo Meu group are clients of Banco do Povo Crédito Solidário (BPCS). The group is made up of four members who live and work in the community of Mauá in São Paulo.

The leader, Lucivaldo, works selling cellphone covers for people at the shopping mall. He is very dedicated and hard-working. He supports his household through this work, and the loan will be to stock his supply.

Anderson has a small auto parts shop. The loan will be to buy parts in general. José works in perishables transport. The loan will be to stock his supply. Amenaide sells lingerie and the loan will be to buy new styles.

The group thanks the investors in the loan, as it has helped to improve their endeavors and quality of life.

In this group: Amenaide, Fernando, Jose , Lucivaldo

Translated from Portuguese by Kiva volunteer Kristin Fisher.


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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