A loan of $400 helped stock more fish to sell.


Sarah's story

Sarah S. currently sells smoked fish and is requesting a loan to stock more fish for sale in order to enhance her business. She is 20 years old and married to a man who is a builder. Sarah does not have children. With the extra profits from her loan, she hopes to be able to build a house for rent.

BRAC's holistic approach to poverty alleviation and empowerment of the poor encompasses a range of core programs including 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 measured by the scale and diversity of its interventions. In 2007, BRAC started operations in Southern Sudan. The micro-finance 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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