Nadezhda is a small entrepreneur from Zaporozhye. She sells women's clothing in the local market called "Krytyi" (Covered Market). Nadezhda had many challenges in the past when she had to move her business frequently from one marketplace to another. She managed to overcome all difficulties and keep her business stable despite all this. Nadezhda has been in the trade for 10 years. Currently, she has about $3000 in inventory. Her gross income is about $1600 a month.
Nadezhda is a wonderful wife and the mother of two children. She handles all household chores and keeps up with her intense business pace incredibly well. The secret of her success is her natural liveliness and willingness to be a hands-on manager of her enterprise. She is a service-driven individual and she always brings a high level of accountability and professional service to every customer. Nadezha is requesting a 6000 Grivna ($1200 USD) loan to re-stock her inventory. She is hoping to repay the loan in six months.
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.