A loan of $900 helped to buy more fish to sell.


Charity's story

Charity A. is currently in the business of selling charcoal and dried fish and is requesting a loan to stock more fish to sell. Charity is 30 years old and is married with a husband who is a peasant. She has 7 children and her children go to school. With the extra profits from her loan, she hopes to be able to build a charcoal store.

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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