A loan of $500 helped to purchase 10 dresses and 5 blazers for her clothing shop.


Svetlana's story

Svetlana is an entrepreneur from Melitopol. She is a retailer at one of the local markets and sells women's clothing. Having worked as a marketplace merchant for the past 14 years, Svetlana has been able to set up her own retail outlet and acquire regular customers. Her most popular products are blouses, dresses, blazers and jackets.

At the start of the fall-winter season, Svetlana needs additional capital in the amount of 4,000 hryvnia to purchase 10 dresses at 250 hryvnia each, as well as 5 blazers at 300 hryvnia each, for sale in the fall.

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Translated from Russian by Kiva volunteer Nikita Avvakumov



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