6 years ago Bibi decided to buy plot of land and to become a wine-grower. She now has a vineyard.
This 57-year-old woman likes her business. She irrigates and cultivates the plot of land.
Bibi lives with her 6 children in Yenikand village,Salyan region,Azerbaijan.
She requires a loan of $600 with which she plans to buy fertilizer.
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.