Maria is divorced and has two adult children who live separately. She sells clothing at the central market in Zaporozhye city. Maria has been in this business for 13 years. During this time she has established two business locations, many repeat clients and has a large sales experience.
Maria enjoys her business and wants to develop it further. Maria would like to borrow 15,000 Gryvnas. The loan will help her to purchase winter goods and coats at good price. Since this business is the only source of income for Maria, she wants to minimize the expenses and maximize her net income.
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.