Elena is a hardworking woman from Zaporozhye, Ukraine. She owns a clothing store, and purchased spring clothing (dresses) for women in her city to purchase. Elena used a previous loan to expand the seasonal assortment of her store as well.
She is a dignified person who is able to convey her own optimism to other people even in the most difficult situations. In her spare time, Elena likes swimming and teaching others to swim. In January 2012, Elon Microfinance Initiative assisted Elena with a loan of $25.