Stepan is married with a grown son. He is a businessman from Beregovo. He offers car repair services in his hometown. Stepan launched this venture 15 years ago. He is an experienced technician who always tries to introduce newer equipment for a quality outcome of his work. His serious and responsible business approach has helped his business grow over the past 15 years. Currently, Stepan has about 50,000 grivnyas in inventory. His gross income amounts to 17,000 grivnyas, and his net profit is about 5,000 grivnyas.
Stepan is seeking a 10,000 grivnya loan to purchase spare parts for different vehicles he repairs in his workshop. A broader assortment of necessary parts will help Stepan attract more customers to his venture; thus, increasing his monthly income. Stepan is very serious about loan repayment. He has repaid previous loans without any delinquencies.
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.