A loan of $450 helped to buy more crates of beer to sell.

Abu's story

Abu J. is currently in the business of selling wines and beers at her bar and she is requesting a loan to stock more crates of beer to sell. With the extra profits from her loan, she hopes to be able to open a pharmacy.

Abu is 35 years old and is married with a husband who is a businessman. She has five children and her children go to school.

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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