Safar S. is a 43-year-old married father with two children. Safar has a small tea-shop where he provides clients with fresh and tasty tea. The tea ceremony is very important among Azerbaijani people and his place is quite popular in the region where he lives. He starts his working day at 11am and around 1pm people begin to come to his place which is usually open until 3-4am. When his place became popular enough he was able to dedicate his whole time to the business. Safar wants a loan to invest in tables, chairs and utensils. He is requesting $2000 so he can expand his business, earn more profit, and in turn help his children complete their school studies and further continue studying at the University. The well-being of this family is in your hands. Contribute to the growth of his business and they will be grateful!
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.