Kamala is 51 years old. For the past six years, this persevering lady has been working very hard raising and selling cattle. She uses the income she generates to provide a better quality of life for her husband.
Kamala has requested a loan of 1,000 AZN to buy more young cattle that she will sell when they are fully grown. With this investment, she will be able to increase her earnings substantially and improve her quality of life.
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.