Gulnar is married with three children. She has been running a grocery business for 8 years. Gulnar is a very open, enthusiastic and responsible person. She sells different food stuffs as well as home products in the central market of Agsu city. Her monthly profit is 250 USD and she is on the way to increasing it. Gulnar takes care of her elderly parents and helps them with what they need. She would like to obtain a loan of 800 AZN to increase her inventory. She hopes to sell more and generate additional income.
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.