A loan of $425 helped stock bags of cement to sell.

Armila's story

Armila M. is currently in the business of selling furniture and sheets of iron at a shop. She is requesting a loan to stock bags of cement to sell.

Armila is 39 years old and is married to an under secretary. She has four children and her children go to school. With the extra profits from her loan, she hopes to be able to build a house to rent.

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

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