A loan of $400 helped to buy millet to sell.


Fayiba's story

Fayiba F. is currently in the business of selling maize, sorghum (a type of grain), etc., and is requesting a loan to purchase millet (another type of grain) to sell. With the extra profits from her loan, she hopes to be able to build a store for her cereals to protect them from rain and from the maize weevil.

Fayiba is 36 years old and is married with a husband who is a secretary. They have five children who all 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, 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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