A loan of $225 helped to expand the business.

Susan's story

Susan K. is currently in the business of selling cold drinks such as sodas, milk, and juice, and is requesting a loan to expand her enterprise. Thirty-seven years old and married to a businessman, she has three children, all in school.

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 women members.

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