A loan of $650 helped to buy more crates of soda to sell.


Tuna's story

Tuna M. makes a living selling soda and is seeking a loan to buy more crates of soda to sell. She is 41 years old, married and has six children, all of whom are in school. With the extra income generated by this loan, she hopes to build her own 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, 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.



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