You can see in the picture the young woman who loves the animals. She is a very known woman in Khirdalan town.She is 43, married, has 4 children. She started this business 10 years ago.
Maleyka borrowed the loan $500 to buy a calf.
She requires a loan of $1000 to buy a cow in order to get milk and cheese.
She is a very hard worker. This business allows her to support to her family. She is very optimistic about the future of her business.
She is internally Displaced Person ( IDP ) from the Armenian-ocupied territory of Azerbaijan Zangilan region. She was settled in Khirdalan town. She has been engaged in this busines for 10 years.
Komak means “help” in Azerbaijani. As of its creation in 1999, Komak has kept true to its name by helping thousands of Internally Displaced Persons, refugees and the economically disadvantaged by providing these groups with sustainable credit services. As of 2010 Komak’s $2.5 million portfolio serves 1513 clients, 81% of whom are IDPs, and 40% of borrowers are women. In 2009, Komak was cited in a report by the United Nations General Assembly as one of Azerbaijan's prominent forces in restoring the local economy by enabling small and medium enterprises with credit. For more on Komak, please join our lending team, Friends of Komak Credit Union.