A loan of $450 helped to buy more chairs and tables for her restaurant.


Saida's story

Saida T. is currently in the business of selling foodstuffs at her restaurant and is requesting a loan to purchase more tables and chairs. Saida is 39 years old and married; her husband is a cashier. She has three children, all of whom go to school. With the extra profits from her loan, she hopes to be able to build a permanent house for her family


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, human rights and legal services that 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, targeted towards war refugees returning to their native home, has already formed 418 village organizations with more than 14,000 women members.



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