A loan of $600 helped to buy and stock more fish to sell.

Kaku's story

Kaku N. is in the business of selling fish at the market and has requested a loan to stock more fish to sell. Kaku is 31 years old and is married. Her husband is a peasant. She has 6 children who attend school. With the extra profits generated through her loan, she hopes to be able to buy a net and a boat for fishing.

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

Loan details

Lenders and lending teams

Loan details