Vaqif A. is 54 years old, and is married with three children. Vaqif sells candies, beverages, pastries and tinned food. He has been in this business for 9 years. The income he generates allows him to support his family, for whom he is the sole breadwinner. Now, Vaqif is requesting a 1600 AZN loan to purchase sweets to enlarge the range of goods he offers. Vaqif thanks you for all your support and promises to repay the loan on time.
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.