A loan of $1,025 helped to buy vegetables on a wholesale basis and tomatoes.

Celestina's story

Celestina lives in the Mariakani area of Coast province, Kenya. She is married and has one child. She owns a green grocery, which she has been operating for three years. In this business, Celestina sells greens, fruits, vegetables, etc. She also runs a transport business, owning a motorcycle which transports people around the area.

Celestina learned about Milango through a friend with an aim of accessing credit to improve the business operations. The challenges she is facing are price fluctuations and inflation, purchasing stock and a seasonal business climate.

Celestina is applying for a loan of 85,900 Kenya shillings to buy vegetables on a wholesale basis and tomatoes. The extra income from the loan will be added to her savings to expand the business. Her plans for the future are to start other businesses.

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