A loan of $175 helped to buy food to resell.

Susan's story

Susan P. is in the business of selling food in a restaurant and is requesting a loan to stock more food to sell. Susan is 40 years-old and a widow. She has five children and three of her children attend school. With the extra profits from her loan, she hopes to be able to build a house for rent.

Kiva partner 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 female members.

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