A loan of $500 helped to buy a freezer for storing fresh fish..


Saumu's story

Saumu lives in the Mariakani area of the Coast province in Kenya. She owns a retail business where she sells fish to help support her six children. She began her work life by helping a friend sell fish, then went into business for herself after learning the trade. Her main challenge is spoilage and perishability, and she looks forward to solving this problem by acquiring a freezer. Saumu was introduced to Milango by her friends and now is applying for a loan of 41,850 Kenyan shillings to buy a freezer. She will use the extra income made possible by this loan to pay for her children’s education.


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