Mbodze lives in Mariakani area of Coast province, Kenya. He is married and has four children. He carries out quarrying and sells building stones to construction sites. He began the business from the capital he received when he was previously employed on the same site.
Mbodze learnt about Milango through a friend and joined with an aim of accessing credit to improve the business operations. The challenge he is facing is lack of customers at certain seasons of the year.
Mbodze is applying for a loan of 21,050 Kenya shillings to purchase stones and and renovate the business site. The extra income from the loan will be added to his savings to build rental houses.