Yuryi is divorced. He runs a small car maintenance and repair business in his home town of Kamenka. Yuryi offers a good combination of high quality painting, leveling, and welding services and affordable prices. His business has been running for a year and a half. He has 25,000 Grivnas invested in this business. His monthly income is about 5,000 Grivnas.
Yuryi has always been very serious about his debts. He hasn’t had a single late payment and has repaid 7 previous loans promptly. This time he is requesting a loan of 9,000 Grivnas to buy a painting compressor unit and improve the quality of provided services. Yuryi is always trying to keep up with modern technologies and innovations; recently he has purchased new tools for his business, including a welder, a grinding device, and a paint-spray gun. Before he launched his business he worked at a service station and gained good experience. Yuryi is a serious and responsible entrepreneur. He doesn’t talk much but always does his job well.
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.