A loan of $325 helped to expand her business in order to build a shop.


Kolorita's story

Kolorita J. is 57 years old and is married with a husband who works in business. She has 4 children who all attend school. Kolorita currently sells sugar and alcohol and is requesting a loan to expand her business. With the extra profits attained through her loan she hopes to build a shop.

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. All 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 targets returning war refugees, has already formed 418 village organizations with more than 14,000 female members.



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