Vilyat is 43 years old and lives with his wife and two sons aged 5 and 6. He has been running a butcher shop for 7 years. He purchases livestock from local herders and sells the meat at the local central bazaar.
Vilyat does not just purchase and sell livestock, he also breeds the sheep to make them bigger and then sells them to retailers. He alone supports his family, and he wishes to increase his working capital and income to cover his family expenses and children's upbringing. Vilyat is requesting a loan of 1600 AZN to purchase a 1 year old sheep. He is a hardworking, responsible man who believes that if a person works hard, life treats him better.
About VisionFund AzerCredit
This loan is administered by VisionFund AzerCredit (VF AzerCredit). VF AzerCredit is part of VisionFund International, which has microfinance banking operations in 40 countries. VF AzerCredit aims to provide sustainable financial services for people in Azerbaijan who are not able to access financing through the conventional banking system.
With branches stretching across Azerbaijan, VF AzerCredit currently serves over 40,000 active clients with a variety of loan products. Of over 20 regions in which VF AzerCredit operates, a strong majority are comparatively underserved rural areas.