Jalil is 53 years old and is married with one child. Jalil has worked as a driver for 10 years. Now he helps move people from one region to another.
To support better family living conditions, he was engaged with fruits and vegetables selling. His wife was helping him but after she has got sick he had to stop this business as he had no financial support and help.
Today after six months he decided to continue the trading business and applied for the loan 1000 Azerbaijanian Manats (AZN) to buy fruits and vegetables to start selling at the local market that he has rented.
About VisionFund AzerCredit:
Vision Fund AzerCredit was established in 1996 to provide credit to ensure people can take control over their own lives and livelihoods.
While VF AzerCredit works both in the urban and rural areas of Azerbaijan, the emphasis is placed on providing loans to micro and small rural entrepreneurs and self-employed poor, covering remote areas, which are not bankable.
AzerCredit provides group loans, agriculture loans and household and family loans for small and micro entrepreneurs.