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Sadagat, 49, is retired and on disability, married and the mother of two children, a son aged 25 and daughter aged twenty. She is a hardworking woman who dedicates herself completely to her family and her business selling women’s clothing and accessories.

Sadagat’s daughter is getting married. According to the custom in Azerbaijan, when a daughter is to be married a dowry such as furniture, appliances and other needed items is part of the marriage arrangement. How much the dowry is depends on the financial status of the daughter’s parents.

Sadagat is applying for a 1000 AZN loan to provide her daughter with a dowry of furniture. The loan will also be used to cover wedding expenses.

Additional Information

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.


About Azerbaijan

  • $10,800
    Average annual income
  • 26
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    Azerbaijan Loans Fundraising
  • $14,289,125
    Funds lent in using Kiva
  • 0.8
    Azerbaijan New Manats (AZN) = $1 USD

Success!! The loan was 100% repaid

A loan of $1,275 helped Sadagat to support her daughter with a dowry and cover wedding expenses.
100% repaid
Repayment Term
14 months (Additional Information)
Repayment Schedule
Jun 4, 2013
Jun 14, 2013
Currency Exchange Loss:
Jul 17, 2014