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Total loan: $175
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Cecilia


A loan of $175 helped to open a bar.


Cecilia's story

Cecilia L. is currently in the business of selling beer and is requesting a loan to open up a bar. Cecilia is 26 years old and is married to a peasant. She has three children and her children go to school. With the extra profits from her loan, she hopes to be able to build a house.

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.



Loan details

Loan length:

14 months
Disbursed date: March 26, 2009
Facilitated by Field Partner: BRAC South Sudan

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Loan details

Loan length:

14 months
Disbursed date: March 26, 2009
Facilitated by Field Partner: BRAC South Sudan