Olga and her husband, Vladimir, have operated a furniture manufacturing and sales business for eight years. The business provides the sole source of income for their themselves and their two-year-old son. In the eight years of being in business, Olga has received and successfully repaid seven loans from Nadiya Ukraine. Prior to working in the furniture business, Olga worked in multi-level marketing. In addition to her marketing skills, Olga brings the qualities of efficiency and focused work to creating affordable and high quality merchandise. She is friendly and gracious, always seeking opportunities to meet the needs of her clients. Olga is requesting a loan of $1000 to purchase additional manufacturing materials. With increased profits, Olga plans to rent a larger facility and expand her business.
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.