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A loan of $875 helped to buy retail stock like sugar, flour, etc.


Josiah's story

Josiah lives in the Mombasa area of Coast Province, Kenya. He is single and owns a retail shop, a business which he has been running for four years. In this business, he sells retail stock, e.g., rice, sugar, flour, and cooking oil.

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. His main challenge is the high cost of products.

Josiah is applying for a loan of 73,050 Kenyan shillings to buy retail stock like sugar, flour, etc. The extra income from the loan will be added to his savings to improve his living standard.


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