The only source of income for the family is a taxi service, a business that he has been engaged in for 30 years. His son works in rotation with him in their car to help Tahir in supporting the family. They plan to renew the car. But the first reason for the loan is home repair. He has applied for 1000 AZN to buy construction materials and start the repairs that will significantly improve the living conditions of the family.
About VisionFund AzerCreditThis 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.
For more information on VF AzerCredit, please visit its partner page. If you would like to support other VF AzerCredit clients, please see other loans currently fundraising from this Field Partner.
About Housing Loans
Many poor families cannot afford housing that meets their needs. When you make a housing loan on Kiva, you give people access to flexible capital to obtain or improve their homes. Better housing means better health, sanitation, and even educational outcomes for children. A house can also be much more for entrepreneurs who run businesses out of their homes. In this way, housing and small business loans on Kiva share a common purpose: to alleviate poverty and enable families to enjoy more stable lives.
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