Arif is married. He has four children: a married daughter, aged 35, a married son, aged 34, another son, aged 32, and his youngest, who is 26 years old. The youngest works as a driver, at a water supplies department. Arif is a taxi driver, and as the head of household, his income helps cover the family's expenses, such as food and basic services. His youngest son supports the family financially, as well.
The loan Arif is requesting is to cover the expenses for his car repair work. Arif's dream is to buy a new vehicle, which would provide him with opportunities to work without any risks on the road. He needs Kiva's support, because he has great aspirations to improve his and his family's living conditions.
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.