Mariya is a small market entrepreneur from Berdyansk. She sells shoes, sandals, slippers, flip-flops, etc. in one of the local marketplaces in her home town. Mariya launched the enterprise 10 years ago and currently has 20,000 Grivnyas in turnover capital. Her income amounts to 8,000 Grivnyas a month.
Mariya is requesting a 1,000 Grivnya loan to re-stock her merchandise with seasonal inventory. She has gained a good reputation among her fellow entrepreneurs and customers. She is hard-working, enterprising, and full of energy. She is ready to invest in further development of her business.
Note: this is a short-term express loan that will be repaid in four weeks.
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.