A loan of $200 helped to buy soft drinks like sodas, water and juice to sell.

Nyanawon's story

Nyanawon N. is currently in the business of buying and selling bread, and is requesting a loan to purchase soft drinks like sodas, water, and juice to sell. Nyanawon is 30 years old married to a businessman. She has three children and her children go to school. With the extra profits from her loan, she hopes to be able to open up a bar.

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 micro-finance program, which is targeted toward returning war refugees, has already formed 418 village organizations with more than 14,000 women members.

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