A loan of $200 helped to expand her business.


Grace's story

Grace A. sells beer at the bar in wholesale and is requesting a loan to expand her business. Grace is 28 years old, married, and has four children. Her husband is a secretary in the ministry. Her children go to school. With the extra profits from her loan, she hopes to be able to buy a motor-bike for hire. 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. These programs and services 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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