Evgenia is married and has two adult children. She owns a retail business that sells various kinds of cosmetic. Her business is located at a small store that she rents at the central market. Evgenia has been in this business for 11 years. She used to work as sales person. When she lost her job she decided to use her experience and start her own business.
Today Evgenia has a large business location with electricity inside that helps her to prevent her inventory from freezing. Evgenia would like to borrow 18,129 UAH to purchase gift sets to sell during Christmas and New Year. She hopes to earn additional income and help her children and their families financially.
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.