Natalya is married with two grown-up sons. She is a small-market entrepreneur from Zaporozhye. Natalya sells retail items such as household products, ceramic figurines, dishware, thermometers, brushes and batteries. Her kiosk always offers a nice selection of assorted merchandise which attracts potential customers. As well as selling retail, she also offers bulk prices thus helping smaller entrepreneurs to buy items from her and to make a living.
Natalya has been in the trade for seven years. She has invested about 75,000 Grivnyas in her venture. She is working hard to sustain her business and secure its expansion. Natalya is requesting a loan of 15,000 Grivnyas to increase her turnover capital. This loan will enable Natalya to provide a wide range of assorted products for sale in her kiosk and will help guarantee consistent growth in her business.
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.