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Oksana is single. She lives and works in the small town of Korolyovo, Western Ukraine. Oksana sells toys in the central market of her home town. Her vending kiosk is located right in the center of the marketplace. There are no other vendors with similar inventory at the market which helps Oksana’s business develop without having to face fierce competition. She has been in the trade for five years. Currently, Oksana has about 30,000 hryven' in inventory. Her monthly income is about 4,000 hryven'.

Oksana is seeking a loan of 10,000 hryven' to restock her merchandise. She is hoping to generate additional income to be reinvested in her business. One of Oksana’s plans for the future is to open a new vending location and expand her trade as a result.


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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
  • 1
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    Ukraine Loans Fundraising
  • $6,441,575
    Funds lent in using Kiva
  • 7.7
    Ukraine Hryvnia (UAH) = $1 USD

Success!! The loan was 100% repaid

A loan of $1,325 helped Oksana to increase assorted merchandise.
100% repaid
Repayment Term
7 months (Additional Information)
Repayment Schedule
Jul 8, 2009
Jul 23, 2009
Currency Exchange Loss:
Jan 15, 2010