A loan of $375 helped to puchase sugar and powdered milk to make tea for sale.

Jee's story

Jee M. is currently in the business of selling local alcohol in the market and is requesting a loan to purchase sugar and powdered milk to make tea for sale.

Jee is 35 years old and is widowed. She has five children and her children go to school. With the extra profits from her loan, she hopes to be able to pay school fees for her children.

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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