Stephen lives in the Mombasa area of Coast Province, Kenya. He is married and has four children. He owns a tailoring shop; a business he has been operating for eight years. Stephen learned about Milango Financial Services through a friend who invited him to the group. He joined with the aim of accessing credit to improve his business operations.
His main challenge is competition from established businesses and debts. Stephen is applying for a loan of 62,700 Kenyan shillings to buy sewing machines and fabrics. He will use the extra income to improve the standard of living of his family.