Jamila A. is a devoted mother who struggles day after day to provide the best for her five children. More than twenty years ago she got the idea to start raising cattle to contribute to the family finances, taking advantage of the space she had available on their land for this business.
Jamila is engaged in this business together with her adult children. Slowly the number of cows has increased and at the same time, her clients started asking for more and more. With an endless list of requests she has finally decided to increase the number of livestock she keeps and for this reason she is requesting a loan. Be an important part of the growth of Jamila’s business.
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.