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Update on Alexander

Alexander used his previous loan from Kiva for the development and the growth of his business.

This time, he intends to buy an assortment of dishes and home products for a sum of 21,000 hryvnia, as agreed with his supplier. This will take Alexander's business to its next phase of development. With his additional profits he is planning to overhaul his automobile.
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Предыдущий кредит от КИВА Александр использовал для развития и роста бизнеса.
В этот раз Александр собирается закупить партию посуды и хозтоваров по договору с поставщиками на сумму в 21 000 гривен, направив его на последующее развитие своего дела. За счет получения дополнительной прибыли он планирует сделать капремонт авто.

Previous Loan Details

Alexander lives and works in Melitopol. He sells household and industrial products, as well as dishes, kitchenware and so on at the city's central market. Alexander's outlet always has a great selection of products at acceptable prices. Alexander started his business 13 years ago. His working ... More from Alexander's previous loan »

Additional Information

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.

Concurrent and Successive Loans

Our Field Partners often work with borrowers over a series of loans as the borrowers build credit, take out bigger loans, and expand their businesses. In order to make it easier for our Field Partners to post loans for borrowers who have been listed on Kiva before, we allow them to post successive and concurrent loans for their Kiva borrowers. This means that our Field Partners are able to post a borrower's second, third, etc., loan on Kiva without having to re-enter all of the borrower's information.

This borrower has been listed on Kiva before, so you'll see an updated loan description, as well as excerpts of the original descriptions from earlier loans. Most borrowers take out loans consecutively, meaning that they receive a second loan after having repaid the first. However, sometimes our Field Partners give out concurrent loans, allowing borrowers to take out one primary loan and a secondary "add-on" loan along with it. These "add-on" loans are typically smaller than the borrower's primary loan and serve a different purpose. Because Field Partners can now post loans as successive and concurrent loans, you will be able to track borrower progress over time and see the various ways a borrower is working with our Field Partners through funds from Kiva’s lenders.

About Ukraine

  • $8,200
    Average annual income
  • 4
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    Ukraine Loans Fundraising
  • $6,300,650
    Funds lent in using Kiva
  • 8.1
    Ukraine Hryvnia (UAH) = $1 USD
Ended with Loss - Currency Exchange Loss learn more
A loan of $2,600 helped Alexander to buy an assortment of dishes and home products.
93% repaid
Repayment Term
19 months (Additional Information)
Repayment Schedule
Jan 18, 2013
Jan 28, 2013
Currency Exchange Loss:
May 17, 2014
This photo was used before for a previous loan for Alexander. It was first posted on Kiva on Jun, 2012. Learn More