Madina is mother of 3 children. She was born in 1963. This woman lives in the Agjabadi region. She buys hazelnuts from the villages and prepares the kernel of the nuts at her home to sell. Madina has run this business for 10 years, to support her family. Now she needs a loan of 1000 AZN to buy hazelnuts to improve her 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.