A loan of $150 helped to buy tea tree seedlings for the business.


Veronica's story

Veronica lives in Nanyuki area of Central province, Kenya. She is a widow and has four children. She owns a tea tree farming business, and besides this, Veronica also farms maize and beans and keeps poultry and cattle on a small scale. She started the business through her own savings.

She learned about Milango through an employee who invited her to the group and she joined the group with an aim of accessing credit to improve her business operations. The main challenges she faces are seasonal weather and finding customers.

Veronica is applying for a loan of 10,832 Kenya shillings to buy tea tree seedlings for the business. Her extra income from the loan will be added to the savings to expand the business. Her future plan in five years time is to improve the living standard of her family.


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