A loan of $250 helped pay school fees for her children.

Josphine's story

Josphine L. is currently in the business of selling beer at a bar and is requesting a loan to expand the bar. Josphina is 46 years old and is married to a husband who is a nurse at the hospital. She has 7 children and her children go to school. With the extra profits from her loan, she hopes to be able to expand the business.

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 micro-finance 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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