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A loan of $2,725 helped improve living conditions by renovating her kitchen.

Inna's story

Ina lives and works in Melitopol. She trades at a large local market, selling women's clothing and underwear. Her products are mainly jackets, sweaters, sweatshirts, etc. She has her own shop. She has 15 years experience in this field. However, Inna asked Kiva for a loan.

Ina has long dreamed of renovating her kitchen, thereby improving their living conditions. She plans to use 22,000 hryvnia for exactly this purpose: namely, to tile the kitchen floor, lay a tile back splash, hang wallpaper, drywall the ceiling, and get new kitchen appliances and furniture.

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Translated from Russian by Kiva volunteer Melissa Kniazeva

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