A loan of $275 helped increase inventory of rice, beans, cassava flour etc., for her restaurant.

Sarah's story

Sarah T. is currently in the business of selling various foodstuffs at her restaurant and is requesting a loan to stock more bags of rice, beans, cassava flour, etc., to cook and sell in the restaurant. Sarah is a 30-year-old married woman, and her husband is a builder. She has four children who go to school. With the extra profits that she could earn from her loan, she hopes to extend the floor of her restaurant.

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 , and 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 a 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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