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Total loan: $450
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Aya


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


Aya's story

Aya S., 25, currently in the business of selling beer at the bar and requesting a loan to stock more crates of beer, is married to a peasant and is the mother of three children, all attending school. With the extra profits from her loan, she hopes to be able to pay school fees for her children and provide them with scholastic materials.

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

Loan length:

14 months
Disbursed date: August 31, 2009
Facilitated by Field Partner: BRAC South Sudan

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Loan details

Loan length:

14 months
Disbursed date: August 31, 2009
Facilitated by Field Partner: BRAC South Sudan