Taleh is 30 years old. He is married and lives with his father who earns a 110 Azerbaijani manat (AZN) pension. Taleh earns a living through agriculture, selling yogurt, milk, cheese and meat. He has land under crop but because of a lack of money he can not engage in planting there.
This will be his third time requesting a loan via VFAC (Kiva's partner). Taleh is seeking a loan of 800 AZN in order to support his business by buying trefoil. This loan will help to support feeding his animals, and he can increase his income. He dreams of having a big family and tries to improve his family’s standard of living.
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.