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Update on Oksana

Oksana has already used Kiva's loans several times. Each time, this timely financial assistance has enabled the steady development and expansion of Oksana's business. Because of these previous loans, Oksana's business had become financially stable and her income has noticeably improved.

With this loan of 4,000 hryvnia, Oksana plans to expand her selection of merchandise, and in the process acquire more customers.
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Оксана уже несколько раз пользовалась кредитами Кива. Каждый раз своевременное финансовое содействие способствовало постепенному развитию и расширению бизнеса, которым занимается Оксана. В результате использования предыдущего кредита бизнес Оксаны финансово стабилизировался, и она смогла заметно увеличить свои доходы.
В этот раз Оксана планирует вложить кредит в 4 000 гривен в расширение ассортимента своего товара и тем самым приобрести больше клиентов.

Previous Loan Details

Oksana planned well and wisely used her previous loan from Kiva, having invested it into a gradual development of her business; thus, increasing her business and profit. This last loan from Kiva helped her to get financially stable due to a good income. Oksana hopes to invest this loan in the a... More from Oksana's previous loan »

Additional Information

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.

Concurrent and Successive Loans

Our Field Partners often work with borrowers over a series of loans as the borrowers build credit, take out bigger loans, and expand their businesses. In order to make it easier for our Field Partners to post loans for borrowers who have been listed on Kiva before, we allow them to post successive and concurrent loans for their Kiva borrowers. This means that our Field Partners are able to post a borrower's second, third, etc., loan on Kiva without having to re-enter all of the borrower's information.

This borrower has been listed on Kiva before, so you'll see an updated loan description, as well as excerpts of the original descriptions from earlier loans. Most borrowers take out loans consecutively, meaning that they receive a second loan after having repaid the first. However, sometimes our Field Partners give out concurrent loans, allowing borrowers to take out one primary loan and a secondary "add-on" loan along with it. These "add-on" loans are typically smaller than the borrower's primary loan and serve a different purpose. Because Field Partners can now post loans as successive and concurrent loans, you will be able to track borrower progress over time and see the various ways a borrower is working with our Field Partners through funds from Kiva’s lenders.

About Ukraine

  • $8,200
    Average annual income
  • 9
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    Ukraine Loans Fundraising
  • $6,534,900
    Funds lent in using Kiva
  • 8.0
    Ukraine Hryvnia (UAH) = $1 USD

Success!! The loan was 100% repaid

A loan of $500 helped Oksana to widen her selection of merchandise.
100% repaid
Repayment Term
3 months (Additional Information)
Repayment Schedule
At end of term
Dec 4, 2012
Dec 26, 2012
Currency Exchange Loss:
Feb 15, 2013
This photo was used before for a previous loan for Oksana. It was first posted on Kiva on Aug, 2012. Learn More