Nadezhda is married and has two grown children who live with her. She sells sports outfits and footwear in the central market of her home town Melitopol. Nadezhda’s kiosk is located in a busy part of the market which helps her keep her business running. She has been in this trade for 10 years.
Nadezhda’s trade has benefited a lot from lending services. She has repaid all her previous loans without any problems. This time Nadezhda is requesting a loan of 10,000 Grivnyas to purchase assorted merchandise and generate additional income. She enjoys working with this type of inventory and believes it is a niche where she feels most comfortable.
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.