A loan of $375 helped to buy bags of charcoal to sell.


Kadia's story

Kadia J., currently in the business of selling bread and groundnut phase, is requesting a loan to stock bags of charcoal to sell. Kadia, a 30-year-old mother of two children who both attend school, is married to a clerk. With the extra profits from her loan, she hopes to be able to buy a plot of land and build a permanent house.



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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