Twelve years ago, Nataliya opened her bakery and candy goods kiosk. A wife and mother, Nataliya was determined to improve the welfare of her family by contributing to their income. With a personal love for sweets and a keen eye for a business opportunity, Nataliya chose to sell candy and sweets as they are in constant demand. Warmhearted and hard working, Nataliya has successfully developed her business over the past decade and has secured a favorable location at the central market.
Currently, Nataliya is seeking a loan for 15,000 UAH to purchase additional inventory for the upcoming holidays. With her profits, Nataliya plans to continue developing her business and providing stable income for her family.
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.