Victor is married with two children. He sells sportswear at the central market in Ivano-Frankovsk. Victor's kiosk is in a good location that attracts many customers. Large variety and affordable prices are the keys to my business - says Victor. Victor used to work as a construction worker. But then he decided to start his own business. During the last eight years, Victor was able to develop his business and open a second location which is managed by his wife.
This business is the only source of income for their family. Victor would like to borrow 15500 UAH to purchase more inventory. He is going to use the income to take better care of his family. His dream is to have his own apartment or house.
About HOPE Ukraine
HOPE International, a Christian faith-based non-profit organization, has been operating in Ukraine since 1997. HOPE Ukraine was the organization’s first international venture. In addition to its core microfinance activities, HOPE also supports an active children's ministry in Ukraine in the form of “Tomorrow Clubs,” after-school programs that teach children the gospel through games, skits and songs.