A loan of $325 helped stock tomatoes and onions to sell.

Nyongle's story

Nyongle V. is currently in the business of selling fresh cabbages and Irish potatoes in the market and is requesting a loan to stock tomatoes and onions to sell. Nyongle is 29 years old and married to a builder. 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.

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, a Kiva partner, 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 toward returning war refugees, has already formed 418 village organizations with more than 14,000 women members.

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