A loan of $650 helped stock irish potatoes and cooking oil to sell.

Yangi's story

Yangi M. is currently in the business of selling dried fish, tomatoes, onions and groundnut phase and is requesting a loan to stock Irish potatoes and cooking oil to sell. Yangi is 47 years old and is widowed. She has seven children, and none of them go to school. With the extra profits that she could earn from her loan, she dreams of building her own 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 towards returning war refugees, has already formed 418 village organizations with more than 14,000 women members.

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