Lidiya G. is a single mother in Nikopol, Ukraine. She owns a clothing business offering merchandise at retail prices at two different markets of her home town. She launched this business five years ago. Presently, Lidiya has 30,000 Grivnyas in turnover capital and her income amounts to 10,000 Grivnyas.
Lidiya is requesting a loan of 10,000 Grivnyas to diversify her clothing and footwear merchandise and boost her sales this spring following the slack, slow winter season. She is hoping to open a third sales facility and expand her trade as a result. Lidiya is a borrower of integrity and responsibility with a good credit record.
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.