James lives in Mombasa area of Coast province, Kenya. He is a married father of four children and owns a green grocery stall which he has been operating for 10 years. In this business, James sells greens, fruits, vegetables, cereals etc. He is also employed.
James learned about Milango through a friend and joined with the aim to access credit to improve his business. The challenges he is facing are bad debts and high cost of transport.
He is applying for a loan of 41,900 Kenya shillings to buy greens, fruits, vegetables, cereals, etc in wholesale. The extra income from the loan will be added to his savings to expand the business. His plans for the future are to start other businesses and also open stalls in other areas.