Millicent lives in Mombasa Kenya. She is 35 years old, married and has a ten-year-old child. She sells second hand clothes at the local market and she has been in this business for more than six years. This business is the sole income earner for her and she has to make it succeed.
She found out about Milango through a friend at a time when she wanted funding for the business. She joined and she is now seeking a loan to buy ten extra bales of second hand clothes to resell. The challenge in the business is unstable prices and inflation.
The extra income that she earns will help her pay school fees for her child. Their living standards will also to improve as a result of the loan.