Your little gift of a microfinance loan can make a big dent into poverty.
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.
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.
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.
Esther is a hardworking mother of three. She lives with her family in Eastleigh where she sells spices. Her husband is a businessman who travels around. Esther would like to grow her shop so that she can start selling spices to restaurants and schools. This extra income will help her better provide for her family's needs.
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