Natalya is married with two adult children. She sells purses at a small market in Melitopol town. Natalya has been in this business for 16 years and she has been able to make a living for her family and raise her children. Natalya has developed her business by improving and expanding her kiosk, making it attractive to her clients. Natalya has used microloans in her business and always paid back on time. Natalya would like to borrow 12,800 UAH to purchase more inventory.
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.