Patrick lives in Mombasa area of Coast province, Kenya. He is married and has one school-going child. He earns an income from from renting hand carts, which are used to transport and sell water to his neighbors. He has been operating this business for half a year. Apart from this business, he is also employed as a chef.
Patrick learned about Milango through a friend with an aim of accessing credit to better his business operations. The main challenge he faces is the scarcity of water.
Patrick is applying for a loan of 21,050 Kenyan shillings to buy more hand carts. His extra income from the loan will be added to the savings to expand the business, open other branches and pay for school fees.