A loan helped a member to buy thread, fabric and notions to make clothing.


Leoes De Israel Group's story

The Leões de Israel Group is renewing its loan and thanks the investors for having helped to expand and improve their businesses. The clients will use the loan to invest in working capital and the replenishment of merchandise.

Francisco will buy perfumes, clothing and accessories. Reinaldo sells costume jewelry and clothing at fairs, and Marineide sells slippers and clothing.

Valeria is the group's leader. She is very creative and loves her work. She makes t-shirts of her own creation and sells them on the Internet and in the community where she lives. She will use the money from the loan to buy thread, fabrics and notions to make her shirts.

The group is optimistic and happy with their work.

In this group: Francisco , Reinaldo , Valeria , Marineide

Translated from Portuguese by Kiva volunteer Marcia Margolis.


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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