A loan of $325 helped purchasing fresh sweet potatoes and cassava.

Alapaze's story

Alapase R. is currently in the business of selling beef, chickens, rice, etc. at a restaurant. She is requesting a loan to purchase fresh sweet potatoes and cassava.

Alapase is 32 years old and is married to a peasant. She has 3 children, all of whom go to school. With the extra profits from her loan, she hopes to be able to continue to send her children to school and provide them with scholastic materials.

BRAC's holistic approach to poverty alleviation and the empowerment of the poor encompasses a range of core programs in economic and social development, health, education, human rights and legal services, all of 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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