Alexander is married with two daughters – 15-year-old Anya and 3-year-old Katya. He is a businessman from Berdyansk. Alexander sells hats, caps and belts at different locations in his home town. He offers his merchandise at affordable prices. Alexander has been in the trade for 15 years. Presently, he has 70,000 Grivnyas in turnover capital. His income amounts to 10,000 Grivnyas a month.
Alexander is requesting a loan of 15,000 Grivnyas to increase assorted merchandise and turnover capital as a result. He is hoping to re-invest his profit in further development of his business. Alexander is planning to open a new vending location in the near future.
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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.