A loan of $525 helped stock cooking oil to sell.


Loice's story

Loice K. is currently in the business of selling ice cream, bread, and fried fish at the market. She is requesting a loan to stock cooking oil to sell. Loice is 29 years old and is married; her husband is an electrician. She has two children, one of whom goes to school. With the extra profits from her loan, she hopes to be able to open a 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 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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