Kamran M. is 27 years old, married has one child. He works in a school as a teacher. Kamran started his small convenience store eight years ago when he was unemployed and needed a way to pay the bills. His biggest dream is to have a general store where he can sell household products as well as cleaning items. With the loan Kamran expects to keep growing little by little and with the earnings he'll keep improving his quality of life and economic situation along with his business until he achieves his goal As this business is the main source of income, Kamran applied for 1600 AZN in case to expand it. His wish in life is to see his child as professional with prosperous businesses.
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.