A loan of $675 helped to purchase bags of sugar.

Dedeha's story

Dedeha L. is in the business of selling cassava and onions in the market and is requesting a loan to purchase bags of sugar to sell. Dedeha is 46 years-old and married with a husband who is a lawyer. With the extra profits generated from her loan, she hopes to be able to buy a big plot of land and build a house for her family.

Kiva partner 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 female members.

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