A loan of $825 helped to stock cooking oil to sell.

Jokudu's story

Jokudu F. is 38 years old and widowed. She has four children who all go to school. She is currently in the business of selling tomatoes and onions and is requesting a loan to stock cooking oil to sell. With the extra profits from her loan, she hopes to be able to build a house and pay her children's school fees.

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

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