A loan of $450 helped purchase more crates of beer for sell.

Ikisa's story

Ikisa J. is currently in the business of selling beer and drinks like sodas, water, juice, etc. and is requesting a loan to purchase more crates of beer for sell. Ikisa is 50 years old and widowed. She has 3 children who no longer attend school. With the extra profits from her loan, she hopes to be able to open up a bar and restaurant.

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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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