Oleg is married and has two children. He sells men's clothing at one of the markets in Melitopol city. He has been in this business for 12 years. He has always tried to offer his clients large variety at affordable prices. His profit is about 5,000 UAH per month. The clothing business is the only source of income for his family. Oleg uses the profit to help his parents to survive economically as well.
Oleg would like to borrow 20,000 UAH to increase his inventory. He is going to use the loan to purchase new clothing for the spring season. Oleg is very optimistic and believes he can develop his business even more.
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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.