Vitalyi owns a greenhouse and grows different vegetables, e.g., tomatoes, cucumbers, radishes, etc. He is married with two grown children. His family lives in Kamenka. His house is located right next to a big highway which makes it a favorable location for wholesale trade. Vitalyi started his venture 26 years ago. Currently, he has about 10,000 grivnyas invested in his business. He spends over 5,000 grivnyas on seeds and clear polyethylene film every year.
Vitalyi is seeking a 10,000 grivnya loan to construct a new arch greenhouse to grow more vegetables. Vitalyi is very hardworking. He is anticipating further growth of his venture and is willing to invest in its development. This business has good prospects in his region and Vitalyi is hoping to keep it running and growing into the future.
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.