A loan of $650 helped to buy a shelf, chair, table, comb and scissors.

Aniele's story

Aniele, 23, was born and has always lived in São Paulo. Since she was young she has worked as a hairdresser, learning the trade at age 14 while working as a nanny in a family home where the children's mother was a hairdresser. She gradually taught Aniele, and since then Aniele has taken several courses to perfect her skills.

She is married and has a child who is 2 months old; she loves to be with him. Today she has a space to meet her customers, but she needs to buy equipment to increase the number of customers and also offer her best quality work. In the hall her mother works doing manicures and waxing, and her brother does men's haircuts. She enlists the help of her sister to take care of the baby.

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