A loan helped a member to buy dresses, jeans, and skirts.


Beth Lobo Group's story

Zelia is the group leader. She is the first one in the photo. She is married and has one child. She works selling women's clothing. She has a small shop with a good clientele. She dreams of having an even bigger store and attracting new customers, and of being able to provide a good education for her son.

The group members are grateful for investors' support, as the loan helps them to improve their businesses and standard of living.

In this group: Zelia , Marcelo , Valdo , Carlos, Daniela

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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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