A loan of $675 helped to buy crates of beer to sell.


Maka's story

Maka E. is currently in the business of selling local brew at home and is requesting a loan to stock crates of beer to sell. Maka is 36 years old. Her husband is a teacher. She has three children and her children go to school. With the extra profits from her loan, she hopes to be able to build up a bar.

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 micro-finance 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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