Svetlana is married with a son. She lives and works in Novaya Kahovka, Kherson region. She sells sportswear in one of the local markets of her home town. She began this business 10 years-ago. Her business has grown to 30,000 Grivnyas in turnover capital and her income amounts to 8,000 Grivnyas a month.
Svetlana has a reputation as a goal-oriented, hard-working, but pleasant merchant. She enjoys her work and is known to respond to economic opportunity. Svetlana is seeking a loan of 14,400 Grivnyas to increase her assortment of sports clothing for further retail sale at her kiosk at affordable prices. This will attract customers and increase her profits.
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.