Tatyana, married with a grown daughter, lives in Nikopol. She sells women’s suits and knitted wear.
Tatyana owns two selling locations at different city markets. Her merchandise always sells well because of the lower price policy she has set in her kiosks. She has a loyal clientele, some whom even come from other cities to buy from her. A hard worker who usually works late hours, Tatyana has been in the trade for 10 years. Currently, her monthly net profit is about 5,000 Grivnyas.
Tatyana, always very committed to her family, tries to provide the best for her daughter, a college student. She is requesting a loan of 11,000 Grivnyas to buy assorted merchandise for her selling locations to attract more customers.
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.