A loan of $200 helped to buy beans, rice and posho to sell.

Suzzi's story

Suzzi L. is currently in the business of selling tomatoes at the market and is requesting a loan to buy beans, rice and posho (a hot, sticky dough or porridge made from maize or cassava) to sell.

Suzzi is 28 years old and is married to a policeman. She has three children and her children go to school. With the extra profits from her loan, she hopes to be able to open a shop.

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

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