Empowering underserved women in Latin America to realize their full potential by providing financial, health and education services.
Patricia Yapura is a gifted seamstress who lost her sewing workshop and home after her daughter’s illness prevented her from working. After Patricia received a loan from Pro Mujer, she was inspired to create a custom harness for disabled children who cannot walk. Her invention won Argentina’s national entrepreneurship and innovation competition! Patricia plans to grow her workshop and create additional products that will improve the lives of children with disabilities.