Valentina sells fruit and vegetables at a covered market in Belaya Tserkov, central Ukraine. She currently has a vending location in a huge outdoor market where hundreds of vendors sell all sorts of different items.
Valentina started her business about nine years ago. She has an entrepreneurial mind and has worked hard to develop her business. Recently Valentina enlarged her vending kiosk. Now Valentina is requesting a loan of 20,000 Ukrainian Grivnas to purchase additional merchandise for her vending kiosk.
With a varied inventory, she will be able to increase her sales and continue working to make a better life for her and 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.