Your little gift of a microfinance loan can make a big dent into poverty.
Munika is a hard working mother of three children. She works in the area of Area 4 and her husband helps to provide for the family through his work at the City Council. Together they work hard to make sure their family remains healthy and their children are able to attend school.
James lives in Mathare North with his wife and child where he owns a general retail store. James struggles to help his family and pay rent with the income that he has. In the future, James dreams of being able to build his own home for his family.
Joseph lives in Baba Dogo with his three children. He has been caring for them on his own ever since his wife died from illness. He runs a tailoring business out of his home. His main job is repairing various pieces of clothing, although he does occasionally create a custom piece of clothing for a client. He would like to expand his business and rent a shop where he can work.
Violet is a single mother of four who lives in Mathare and operates a second-hand clothing shop in her community. Her husband died several years ago and as a result her business provides the only income for her family. Because of this, she would like to expand her business so she can ensure that all her children are able to attend the college of their choice.
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