Gancali is a 30-year-old married man and a dairy farmer from Bilasuvar. He has two infant children and his wish is to improve the quality of life for his family. Gancali is engaged in a farming business and for five years he has been running a cattle-breeding business. He has requested a loan of 1,200 AZN to buy three cows. Gancali plans to improve his farming in the future by building a better stall. He does all the best and hopes that his children will have a better life than him in the future.
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.