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Marianna is divorced with a six-year-old son. She owns a small business selling food at the local market in Uzhgorod town. Marianna started this business several years ago. She decided to choose a food business because the demand does not depend much on the season or other factors. The store she rents is located in a good spot at the market, brining many clients who buy food from her.

Marianna is a very open person. She is able to provide excellent client service. People love to buy from her and come back again. Recently Marianna was able to increase the space at her store. She needs a loan to purchase more inventories to put on her new shelves. Also, she is going to use part of the loan to purchase a refrigerator.

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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.

About Ukraine

  • $8,200
    Average annual income
  • 6
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    Ukraine Loans Fundraising
  • $6,400,325
    Funds lent in using Kiva
  • 7.9
    Ukraine Hryvnia (UAH) = $1 USD

Success!! The loan was 100% repaid

A loan of $2,550 helped Marianna to purchase a refrigerator and additional inventory.
100% repaid
Repayment Term
12 months (Additional Information)
Repayment Schedule
Aug 20, 2010
Sep 9, 2010
Currency Exchange Loss:
May 15, 2011