Your little gift of a microfinance loan can make a big dent into poverty.
Joseph is a single man living in Mlango where he operates a pharmacy. He specializes in malaria medicine as well as basic medications. He would like to grow his business though so he can become more financially stable.
Mary is a hard working single mother who is working to take care of her own three children as well as a granddaughter. Her father is currently out of work. The greatest challenge she faces is a lack of capital to expand the business and a lack of continual income to provide for the home in an established way.
Jacqueline lives with her husband and three children in the community of Kayole in Nairobi, Kenya. In addition to their own children, they also care for another child whose parents are unable to provide for her. Jacqueline's husband works as a plumber to help provide for their family, but they still struggle with their finances. Jacqueline wants to be a role model to her family and in her community by sharing practical ideas and solutions to problems they face.
Elizabeth lives with her child in Napuu where she operates a small general retail store. She sells mainly household electronics. She would like to grow her business so she can make sure her child is always able to attend school.
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