Matanat has her own tailor\'s shop. She has been engaged in this business for 10 years. She enjoys with her work.
Hawing borrowed a loan of $500 she bought a lot of leather in order to sew on a machine stylish leather jackets.
Now she needs a loan of $1000 to buy a bench for leather wares and a iron for leather wares.
This 47-year-old Matanat is single, Internally Displaced Person (IDP) from the Armenian-ocupied territory of Azerbaijan Fizuli region, settled in Surakhani region Yeni Guneshli settlement.
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.