Tatyana is an entrepreneur from the southern Ukrainian city of Melitopol. She sells a variety of small clothing items including socks, hosiery and hats at an outdoor market in Melitopol. Tatyana has a good place to sell in the market with lots of passing traffic and a visible location. She has had her own business for the past twelve years. Divorced, her business is a very important source of income. She has two children – a son who is married and has a family and a daughter who was just recently married. Tatyana is able to help both of her children with the income she makes.
Tatyana has requested a loan of 5000 Ukrainian Griven to increase her working capital. This will allow her to purchase new inventory and continue developing her business.