Dilara Z. is 31 years old and single. For a year she has been selling food in her grocery store. Dilara’s wish is to increase her business by offering a greater variety of foodstuffs to her customers who pass through this market. She has applied for 1000 AZN in order to increase the number of items she sells and to increase her profit.
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.