Miroslava is a widow; she has two grown daughters. Miroslava sells women's underwear at one of markets in Ivano-Frankovsk. She started this business 10 years ago, after she became unemployed because of a downsizing at the factory she used to work at. During this time she was able to develop her business well. Today Miroslava has got two business locations. A large assortment and low prices help Miroslava to win new and retain old clients. This business is her only source of income.
Miroslava would like to borrow 10,000 UAH to purchase 100 sets of women's underwear to increase her assortment. Miroslava needs to fix her apartment to have decent living conditions.
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.