Rovshan is 33 years old. He is an internally displaced person. He has been relocated from Kalbadjar region and now lives in the Absheron region together with his family. Rovshan is married and has two children. He used to be in the business of baking bread, but since two years ago he opened his own grocery store. This is a second loan for Rovshan and he is very grateful to Kiva and the lenders for the first loan. At this time he needs 2000 AZN to buy a refrigerator for storing food in the store.
Rovshan 33 qoda. On yavlyayetsya IDP personom ,pereselenec iz Kalbadjar region, seychas projivayet v Absheron regione vmeste so sovyey semyoy. Rovshan jenat i u nego 2 rebonka. Rovshan ranshe zanimalsya vipechkoy xleba no uje 2 qoda kak on otkril svoy magazin dla prodaji produktov. Eto uje vtoraya ssuda Rovshana on ochen blagodaren za pevuyu ssudu Kive i lenderom. Seychas on nujdayetsya v 2000 AZN chtobi kupit xolodilnik dlya xraneniya produktovv magazine.
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.