A loan helped a member to buy shampoos, hair moisturizers, and dyes, and also to pay suppliers.


Arariba Group's story

Sandra is married and has one child. Through her work, she contributes to the family expenses. She has been a hairdresser for over 10 years. In addition to hairdressing services, she also sells beauty products. Currently, she is renting her salon, and her dream is to have her own space to serve her clients in greater comfort. With extra income, she will be able to buy more equipment and make improvements to the salon. The loan will allow her to buy shampoos, hair moisturizers, and dyes, and also to pay suppliers.

Zenilton sells eggs, seasonings, and cakes in the community. Idalina sells cake in a jar and chocolates, and to make extra income, she works cleaning residences. Antonio makes and maintains upholstery.

In this group: Antonio , Sandra , Zenilton , Idalina

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Translated from Portuguese by Kiva volunteer Laura Kanost.


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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