A loan of $1,000 helped to add retail stock, e.g., rice, sugar, flour, cooking oil, etc.


Asha's story

Asha lives in Likoni area of Coast Province, Kenya. She is married and has three school-going children. She owns a retail shop, a business which has been running for ten years

Asha learnt about Milango through friends who invited her to the group and she joined with the aim of accessing credit to improve her business operations. Her main challenges are price fluctuations.

Asha is applying for a loan of 85,900 Kenya shillings (KES) to add retail stock, e.g., rice, sugar, flour, cooking oil, etc. to her store. The extra income from the loan will be added to her savings to improve on the living standard of her family and pay school fees for her children. She looks forward to owning a wholesale shop.


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