Tetyana P. is divorced with an 8-year-old daughter. She lives in Ivano-Frankivsk.
Tetyana and her mother own a small bakery and eight vending locations where their baked goods are sold. Tetyana’s venture boasts reasonable prices and favorable locations for her kiosks in downtown Ivano-Frankivsk. Tetyana has been working in this sphere of business for nine years. Currently, she receives 10,000 UAH of income every month. Tetyana and her mother have 15 hired employees.
She is requesting a loan of 20,000 Grivnyas to purchase flour for the bakery. She is also planning to use a portion of borrowed funds to pay the rent for her vending facilities. Tetyana is hoping to continue developing her business in the future ensuring decent living conditions for her growing daughter.
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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.