A loan of $525 helped to purchase more sugar and yeast for brewing.


Frejala's story

Frejala M. is currently in the business of brewing and selling local alcohol and is requesting a loan to purchase more sugar and yeast for brewing.

Frejala is 41 years old and is widowed. She has five children and her children go to school.

With the extra profits from her loan, Frejala hopes to be able to buy a plot and rent it out.


About BRAC
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 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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