This is Ilgar, 44. He is a father to his three children. Ilgar operates a variety store. He started the business five years ago, and it has allowed him to have a good quality of life in his household and has given him good economic opportunities for progress. To help him continue operations of his business, he is requested a 1000 AZN loan. Ilgar will be utilizing the loan to expand his product inventory. He hopes his business will expand and grow into a mini-grocery through all his hard work on his business.
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.