Your little gift of a microfinance loan can make a big dent into poverty.
Laban lives in Mathare with his wife and two children. They recently took in another child who was orphaned. Laban and his wife are both teachers at a school in Mathare. They often find it difficult to provide for the family so Laban often does tailoring on the side to help make ends meet. Laban desires to grow the school so that his family can have more financial security.
Esther lives in the Turkana region of Kenya with her three children where she works as a baker. She is separated from her husband, and her work provides the only income to support her family. Her biggest challenge is raising and caring for her three children by herself. Her goal is to see all of her children receive a quality education.
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.
Esther lives in Kalokol town with her husband and four children. She operates a small kiosk selling general items to people in her community. This provides the only source of income for her family. Esther hopes to secure a more stable income so that she'll be able to pay the school fees for her children and see them get a quality education.
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