A loan of $725 helped to stock wines and spirits in her bar to sell.

Iggo's story

Iggo M., currently in the business of selling beer and soft drinks such as sodas, packaged juice, water, etc., is requesting a loan to stock wines and spirits in her bar to sell. Iggo, 38 years old and widowed, has four children, all attending school. With the extra profits from her loan, she hopes to be able to build a book shop.

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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