Vita is a small entrepreneur from Zaporozhye. She is married. Vita sells women’s and men’s clothing in the central city market called “Yubileynyi”. She started this business 11 years ago. Presently, she has about 50,000 Grivnas in inventory. Her monthly turnover is 25,000 Grivnas, and her current income is about 6,000 Grivnas each month.
Vita’s business is self-sustainable. It has passed through different formative stages: survival, growth and excellence in creating innovations and productivity. Recently, Vita has started a second business location that is also working well.
Vita is seeking a loan for 12,000 Grivnas to purchase men’s summer shirts. She is hoping to increase her sales and generate more income with new clothing products.
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.