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A loan of $1,250 helped to purchase seasonal merchandise.

Tatyana's story

Tatyana was born in Tyachevo in the Western Ukraine. She is a small business owner and works on the market. Tatyana sells children's clothing on the markets in the region. Her merchandise is popular and she has a client base. Tatyana oversees the variety and quality of her merchandise with great attention. She started working in this business with the help of her mother-in-law who also works on the market selling women's clothing. At this time Tatyana has 35,000 hryvna of inventory.

Tatyana has come to KIVA for a loan in the amount of 10,000 hryvna to buy spring seasonal clothing. She hopes to continue to grow her business and to improve the living conditions using the received profit.

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Translated from Russian by Kiva volunteer Elena Fedorchuk

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