Geoffrey lives in Mariakani area of Coast Province, Kenya. He is married and has three children. He owns a retail shop – a business that he has been operating for one year. He started the business with his personal savings. His main challenge is price fluctuations and inflation.
Geoffrey learnt about Milango from friends who invited him to a group. He joined the group with the aim of accessing credit to improve his business operations. Geoffrey is applying for a loan of 73,100 Kenya shillings to buy cooking oil and sugar wholesale. The extra income from this loan will be added to his savings to start another business. His future plan is to open a wholesale for the business.