A loan of $1,125 helped stock more bags of charcoal and beans to sell.

Modi's story

Modi D. is currently in the business of selling tomatoes, charcoal and beans in the market. She is requesting a loan to stock more bags of charcoal and beans to sell. Modi is 30 years old and married to a policeman. She has three children and her children go to school. With the extra profits from her loan, she hopes to be able to open a retail shop.

BRAC's holistic approach to poverty alleviation and empowerment of the poor encompasses a range of core programs in economic and social development, health, education, human rights and legal services, which are delivered through an extensive network of village organizations. BRAC, a Kiva partner, has become one of the world's largest NGOs as measured by the scale and diversity of its interventions.

In 2007, BRAC started operations in Southern Sudan. The microfinance program, which is targeted toward returning war refugees, has already formed 418 village organizations with more than 14,000 women members.

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