Natalia is divorced with one adult son. She owns a kiosk at the market and sells women's bathrobes as well as bedsheets. Natalia has been in this business for eight years. During this time she has been able to attract many repeat clients. Natalia has worked hard to develop her business. She always offers good, quality products and has a good discount policy, which helps her business to be a stable source of income. Natalia would like to borrow 17,000 UAH to increase the assortment of items she sells. She hopes to use additional income to improve her 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.