Yusif N. is a 26-year-old man. He is married and is the father of two adorable sons. Yusif has a grocery store which he attends to himself, along with caring for his family and his home.
Yusif began his small business 6 years ago. The reason for starting the business was to increase his large family's income. His business has been gradually growing ever since.
In order to grow his business still more, he requests a loan. Yusif is planning to use the loan to buy more goods for re-sale, thus increasing his range of goods. He promises to repay his loan and thanks everybody who decides to support him.
Aqroinvest Credit Union was founded by a group of 32 Imishli farmers in 2001, and has grown to become one of the largest credit unions in Azerbaijan. It boasts a portfolio of nearly $5 million and is wholly owned by its more than 3,500 borrowers, as of December 2011.