A loan of $550 helped to stock more bags of beans and posho to sell.

Stama's story

Stama M. is 32 years old and married to a clerk. She has five school-aged children. Stama is currently in the business of selling posho and beans in a wholesale shop, and is requesting a loan to stock more bags of beans and posho to sell. With the extra profits from her loan, Stama hopes to be able to build rooms for renting.

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 at returning war refugees, has already formed 418 village organizations with more than 14,000 women members.

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