Mariana is divorced with two children. She owns a small store that sells various small home products. She has been in this business for sixteen years and works in her store by herself. The store is located in a good place in the center of the town. There is no similar store in the area, so the business goes well.
Mariana has a goal - to give a good education to her two children. She wants to borrow 16,600 UAH to purchase more inventory and to increase her assortment.
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.