A loan of $525 helped stock more foodstuffs at the resturant to sell.

Amaro's story

Amaro V. is currently in the business of selling foodstuffs at a restaurant. She is requesting a loan to stock more foodstuffs at the restaurant to sell. Amaro is 39 years old and married to a businessman. She has three children who all go to school. With the extra profits from her loan, she hopes to be able to purchase land for building a house.

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 all 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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