Gastone lives in the MKilifi area of Coast Province, Kenya. He is married and has three children. He owns a retail shop, a business which has been running for ten years. In this business, he sells retail stock, such as 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 challenges are high cost of products.
Gastone is applying for a loan of 41,900 Kenya shillings to buy retail stock, such as sugar, flour, etc. The extra income from the loan will be added to his savings to improve the living standards of his family.