Anna is an entrepreneur who lives in the town of Melitopol. She is married, has a young son named Ilya and makes a living selling footwear in one of her town's marketplaces. She started her business six years ago with help from her parents. Today she makes about 20,000 Grivnyas a month, 8,000 of which is profit.
Anna is requesting a loan for 18,000 Grivnyas to buy more footwear for the coming fall and winter seasons. She will use the additional income made possible by this loan to continue expanding her business. She is eager to work hard, succeed, and generate and larger and more stable income in the future.
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.