Alexander is married with grown children. He is a small market vendor from Kahovka. Alexander earns his living selling women’s footwear in one of the local marketplaces in his home town. He started this business 13 years ago when he was forced to find ways to provide for his family. Alexander took a risk and launched his own enterprise. Currently, he has 40,000 Grivnyas in inventory. His turnover capital amounts to 16,000 Grivnyas. Net profit is about 9,000 Grivnyas.
Alexander is seeking a loan of 15,000 Grivnyas to purchase additional merchandise and increase his sale rate. He is cheerful and energetic. His customers love buying things from him as they always leave encouraged and inspired. Alexander loves communicating with people and believes his job gives him many wonderful opportunities to do so.
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.