This is 36-year-old Tahmina. She is widowed and has two children, aged 17 and 18. Her husband died in a car accident. To provice for their household, Tahmina established her sewing services business about 12 years ago. Her business is located in her house, and her main customers are women. She works 7 days a week and 10 hours a day. Her earnings are a big help for the education of her children, and in their personal, household and business expenditures. She plans to build a little room in the yard of her house to make it a sewing studio. Tahmina hopes that her business will continue to grow and dreams that her children will finish their studies.
Tahmina would like to apply for a loan of 700 AZN manat, to buy additional supplies of tailoring materials like fabric, needles, thread and other accessories needed in her business. She looks forward to this financial increase with gladness and thankfulness in her heart.
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.