Sammy is married and lives in Mariakani area of Coast Province, Kenya. For the past three years, he has owned a shop where he sells coconuts, tomatoes, and other products. Sammy started his business with his savings and money from his relatives. He learned about Milango through friends who invited him to the group and he joined with the aim of accessing credit to improve his business operations. Sammy's main business challenges are price fluctuations and the seasonal business climate.
Sammy is requesting a 21,050 KES loan to buy stock such as coconuts and tomatoes. The extra income from his loan will be added to his savings to help him buy a piece of land. In the future, Sammy plans to build rental houses and start a dairy farm.