Monday T. is currently in the bussiness of selling aicohol and food stuffs. She is requesting a loan from Brac Southern Sudan in order to stock more beer, soft drinks, etc. to sell. She is 45 years old and is widowed. Monday has 4 children and 1 goes to school. She hopes to build a concrete shop in the future.
About BRAC South Sudan
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, and human rights and legal services which are delivered through an extensive network of village organizations. BRAC has become one of the world's largest NGOs as a measured by the scale and diversity of its interventions.
In 2007, BRAC started operations in Southern Sudan. The microfinance program, which is targeted towards returning war refugees, has already formed 418 village organizations with more than 14,000 women members.