A loan of $225 helped stock rice and pulses (groundnuts, peas, cowpeas) to sell.


Eva's story

Eva S. is currently in the business of selling maize and millet at the market. She is requesting a loan to stock rice and pulses (groundnuts, peas or cowpeas) to sell. Eva is 30 years old and married to a peasant. She has two children and her children go to school. With the extra profits from her loan, she hopes to be able to pay school fees for her children.

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



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