Svitlana is married and has one son. She is an entrepreneur from the town of Skvira, where she sells groceries -she owns two vending locations at two different markets. Svitlana has been in this business for 5 years. She has one hired employee who works at one of her vending kiosks. Currently, she has 65,000 Grivnyas invested in merchandise. Her average net profit amounts to 5,800 Grivnyas a month.
Svitlana is seeking a loan of 10,000 Grivnyas to purchase additional merchandise and stock one of her grocery kiosks with confectionery inventory for the upcoming holiday season. Svitlana is very enthusiastic about her venture and business. She invests all her energy in her business and seeks its growth.
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.