Victoria is married with two grown children. She lives in Novaya Kahovka and has a small business selling souvenirs. Victoria has several vending locations at the markets and in the local mall, called “Tsentralnyi” (“Central”). Presently, Victoria has about 17,000 Grivnas in capital turnover. Her net profit amounts to 6,000 Grivnas.
Victoria is seeking a 15,000 Grivnas loan to purchase additional merchandise to diversify her assortment. She has been in this business for 8 years. She knows how to please her customers and meet their needs. Victoria enjoys working with people and this type of merchandise. She is hoping to see her business expand and flourish in the future as well.
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.