Olena is a widow with two children. She is the only breadwinner in the family. Olena runs a business selling men's clothing in the local market. She has been in this business for 16 years. Olena is very decisive and determined. Her commitment and hard work has ensured a stable expansion of her business.
Olena is asking for a loan of 5000 Grivnas to increase her current working capital. She is planning to get a bigger selection of merchandise introducing new items in her kiosk. The loan will not only help her re-supply her inventory and increase her clientele and guarantee a job for one of her employees. It will also provide for her family of three.
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.