A loan of $200 helped purchase bags of rice and posho to sell.

Sabina's story

Sabina A. is currently in the business of selling beans, posho (maize flour) and rice in the market. She is requesting a loan to purchase bags of rice and posho to sell. Sabina is 25 years old and married to a doctor. She has four children and her children go to school. With the extra profits from her loan, she hopes to be able to build a rice 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, 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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