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Larisa is married with two sons, Rooslan and Andriy. She lives in Belaya Tserkov and sells women’s clothing, yarn, and knitting supplies in the local covered market called “Comfort." Larisa has a vending container and 40,000 Hrivnya in inventory. Her gross income amounts to 15,000 Hrivnya and her net profit is slightly over 3,000 Hrivnya a month.

Larisa is an average Ukrainian entrepreneur. She seeks to maintain a stable income and to be able to provide for her family and herself. One of Larisa’s sons is disabled and she tries her best to provide for all his needs as well as make his life brighter and filled with positive emotions.

Larisa is used to hard work and she is always ready to work extra hours to ensure a better standard of living for her family. This time, she is requesting a loan of 6,100 Hrivnya to stock her inventory for the spring/summer season.

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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.

About Ukraine

  • $8,200
    Average annual income
  • 12
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    Ukraine Loans Fundraising
  • $6,534,900
    Funds lent in using Kiva
  • 8.0
    Ukraine Hryvnia (UAH) = $1 USD

Success!! The loan was 100% repaid

A loan of $775 helped Larisa to restock inventory of clothing, yarn, and knitting supplies for sale.
100% repaid
Repayment Term
8 months (Additional Information)
Repayment Schedule
Mar 19, 2009
Apr 17, 2009
Currency Exchange Loss:
Oct 15, 2009