A loan helped a member to buy supplies and packaging for the production of savory and sweet snacks to sell to households in the communities.


Mulheres De Negocio Group's story

The Mulheres de Negocio group has been a client of Banco do Povo Crédito Solidário (BPCS) for 6 months. It is a group made up of 4 women. All of them are entrepreneurs in the Diadema area.

They are devoted to their families and to their jobs, and they help their family members financially and achieve financial independence through their work.

Cristina works with a party rental service and will invest in merchandise. Nilza has a store and will buy varied items, and Lucimar is a hairdresser and will invest in hair products.

Jaci is the group leader. She makes cakes and savory snacks to order. She works to achieve her financial independence and to raise her son. She will purchase supplies and packaging to produce savory and sweet snacks to sell to homes in the community.

In this group: Nilza , Cristiana , Jaci , Lucimar

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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