A loan of $325 helped to purchase foodstuffs to cook and sell.

Juntana's story

Juntana S. is currently in the business of selling tea and bread in a restaurant and is requesting a loan to purchase foodstuffs to cook and sell. Juntana is 39 years old and is married to a driver. She has five children and her children go to school. With the extra profits from her loan, she hopes to be able to purchase more chairs and tables for her restaurant.

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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