Zulfiyya H. is 25 years old and has sold cleaning items in a small shop for the last four years. She started her business with the 100$ starting capital. Over time she expanded her business and now she has a grocery store where she sells her goods.
Weekly Zulfiyya travels to the neighboring town for purchasing new goods. Currently she is requesting a loan of 1600 AZN for purchasing more items to expand her business.
Zulfiyya sincerely thanks everyone for supporting her and promises to be accurate with the loan repayment.
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.