Irina is single. She lives in Berdichev. Irina runs a clothing sales business in the central marketplace of her home town. She sells headgear, hose and other clothing items. Moreover, she sells pre-packed seeds, too. Irina is very friendly with customers and is always ready to offer the clients what they are looking for. Presently, she has 45,000 Grivnyas in inventory. Her income is over 9,000 Grivnyas a month.
Irina is seeking a loan of 15,000 Grivnyas to open a new vending facility and stock it with clothing merchandise. She always tries to attract potential customers with quality merchandise so that they will trust her and come back for more shopping. This business is the main source of income for Irina. She is hoping to continue growing her business, opening additional vending locations 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.