A loan of $800 helped stock more bags of charcoal to sell.

Susan's story

Susan K. is currently in the business of selling charcoal from home and is requesting a loan to stock more bags of charcoal to sell. Susan is 45 years old and married to a policeman. She has 4 children and they all attend school. With the extra profits from her loan, Susan hopes to be able to build up a charcoal store.

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 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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