Nataliya is married and has two kids. She and her family live in Nikopol. Nataliya sells souvenirs, gifts and cosmetics in the local market. Her prices are always reasonable and her attitude towards her customers is very friendly. Nataliya has been in business for 8 years. Her trade has been characterized by stability and consistent growth. Currently, Nataliya has about $8,000 of goods in inventory and her monthly profit is approximately $700.
Nataliya is seeking a loan of $900 to increase her inventory and to generate additional profit. She is hoping to see her venture grow and is planning to buy at least one more vending facility in the market. Nataliya is very good with her finances: she knows how to manage money and makes sound investments. This loan will allow her to maintain a good product selection, which will in turn allow her to earn sufficient income to support herself and her family.
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.