Your little gift of a microfinance loan can make a big dent into poverty.
Alango is a hard working married man who lives with his family in Mathare. His wife assists him in taking care of the family as well as selling utensils in a small shop. They have one child but are also currently taking care of two more. The two children belong to Alango's sister who is currently out of work.
Mary is a mother of two children who lives in the area of Jonsaga along with her husband, who also works to provide for the family through various business ventures in the area. Together, they work hard to provide good meals and the school fees needed for their children but often things can be difficult with the hard economy in the slums.
Mary lives with her husband and two children in Mathare Valley where she owns a tailoring shop. Her husband is a public transport driver and is not always around to help Mary raise the children. Her personal goal is to make sure she always has enough money to pay her children's school fees so they can go to the college of their choice.
Millicent is a hard working mother of four children who currently lives in the area of Huruma. Her husband also helps to support the family through various business ventures in the area. Together they put the greatest effort in making sure their family is healthy and that they are able to give their children the best education possible.
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