Sabr Z. is a 38 year old trader who rents a store where he has sold different kind of goods for the last five years. Sabr is married and has two children. He trying his best to meet all the needs of his children and provide them with an excellent education. Sabr applied for a US $1200 loan to increase the number of goods he sells.
Aqroinvest Credit Union was founded by a group of 32 Imishli farmers in 2001, and has grown to become one of the largest credit unions in Azerbaijan. It boasts a portfolio of nearly $5 million and is wholly owned by its more than 3,500 borrowers, as of December 2011.