Ulana has one small daughter but no husband. She makes window curtains and decorations. Her business is located at home. The clients come to her with their ideas. Ulana shows them examples, pictures and give advice as to how better decorate their windows. Ulana has been in this business for 4 years. She makes about 4,000 UAH per months. Ulana would like to borrow 10,400 UAH to purchase fabric and threads for her work. When she gets too much work Ulana employees two more ladies to help her. Ulana wants to improve her living conditions and make enough to take good care of her daughter.
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.