Svetlana is 27 years old, married, has two children. She sells women's clothing at Khoost market. Svetlana has been in this business for 9 years already. She likes selling women's clothing and likes working with customers. Svetlana's customers like buying from her as well. Besides that, her good location at the central market provides stable income. Svetlana is asking for a loan of 8,000 UAH to increase the assortment of her goods. She hopes to increase her sales and spend the extra profit to improve her living conditions.
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.