Nadiya is married. She sells agriculture products in small markets neighboring her city. She uses her van to get to the places and sells the produce right off her van. Her net profit is 4,000 UAH per month.
She has been in this business for eight years. Her persistence and hard work have helped Nadiya to succeed and overcome competition. She has repeat clients who buy food from her every week. So, when she goes to a market people are waiting for her right there.
Nadiya would like to borrow 9,000 UAH to increase her assortment. Her business goal is to open a bulk food store, providing for small business owners like her good quality food they can bring to their clients.
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.