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Total loan: $400
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Tabitha

South Sudan
Gudele, South Sudan / Food Market

A loan of $400 helped stock more beans and flour to sell.


Tabitha's story

Tabitha C. sells beans, green vegetables, and flour and is requesting a loan to stock more beans and flour to sell. She is 39 years old and married to a driver. Tabitha has three children who all go to school. With the extra profits from her loan, she hopes to be able to build a house for the family to live in.

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 micro-finance program, which is targeted towards returning war refugees, has already formed 418 village organizations with more than 14,000 women members.



Loan details

Loan length:

14 months
Disbursed date: May 15, 2009
Facilitated by Field Partner: BRAC South Sudan

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Loan details

Loan length:

14 months
Disbursed date: May 15, 2009
Facilitated by Field Partner: BRAC South Sudan