Lala is a 57 years old woman who breeds sheep. She is married and has four children. Lala is an IDP (Internally Displaced Person).
Her husband is a taxi driver, but he also helps Lala run her 10 year old business. It generates most of their family's income. Her monthly income is about 300 AZN per month.
Lala would like to purchase more sheep and a milk cow. She has applied for 1500 AZN loan.
She has had three loans with AqroInvest CU and maintains a good client history.
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.