Khanbala S. is 46 years old and lives with his wife and 3 children. He has been breeding cattle since his youth, owing to his father who was a farmer with a rich experience in cattle breeding. He is trying to improve the breed in order to increase his prices. He invests time and money in the feed and medicines that the animals require. He enjoys this work, above all getting milk from his cows, which he sells in local markets. Khanbala keeps going thanks to the help and enthusiasm of his children, along with his wife, who all help him with caring for the animals. Now Khanbala needs a loan to purchase more cattle to expand his business. With your help this will be possible.
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.