Natalia is divorced and has one grown son. She sells jeans wear at two markets in Berdiansk. Her monthly gross income is 5,000 UAH, her net profit is about 2,500 UAH (about $316). Nataliya works hard, treats her customers well, and sells products that people want to buy. That is why she's been able to operate in two markets. She is requesting a loan so she can purchase winter jeans and winter wear so she can keep developing her business and offering her clients more good clothing. This will help stablize her income further and improve her living conditions.
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.