A loan of $200 helped to stock more bedsheets and dresses to sell.

Lily's story

Lily Y. is currently in the business of selling dresses and bedsheets at the market and is requesting a loan to stock more bedsheets and dresses to sell.

Lily is 24 years old and is married to a businessman. She has two children and her children go to school. With the extra profits from her loan, she hopes to be able to buy two sewing machines.

About BRAC
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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