Kifayat is the mother of 2 children.She was born in 1972. She is an Internally Displaced Person (IDP) from the Djabrayil region in the Armenian-occupied territory of Azerbaijan, settled in Baku city. She has been working as a cook in this cafe for 7 years. Now she needs a loan of US$ 1200 to buy the necessary things for improving services to customers so she will get more income from her work.
Komak means “help” in Azerbaijani. As of its creation in 1999, Komak has kept true to its name by helping thousands of Internally Displaced Persons, refugees and the economically disadvantaged by providing these groups with sustainable credit services. As of 2010 Komak’s $2.5 million portfolio serves 1513 clients, 81% of whom are IDPs, and 40% of borrowers are women. In 2009, Komak was cited in a report by the United Nations General Assembly as one of Azerbaijan's prominent forces in restoring the local economy by enabling small and medium enterprises with credit. For more on Komak, please join our lending team, Friends of Komak Credit Union.