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MKONO MICROFINANCE

Org #96665
Vetted since 2021
2019
year founded
$25,492
raised on GlobalGiving
1
year fundraising
1
projects funded
* Amounts in US Dollars

Mission

Mkono Microfinance's mission is to create lasting social and economic impact by empowering young entrepreneurs in low-income countries. Currently operational in Kenya, Mkono provides entrepreneurs with affordable loans and mentorship sessions from our global network of selected mentors. Mkono effectively achieves its mission by partnering with local entrepreneur support organizations - primarily incubators, accelerators, and mentorship programs - to identify high-potential entrepreneurs and facilitate the deployment of our services. Mkono means 'hand' in Swahili, one of the local languages in Kenya. We give a hand to young entrepreneurs and equip them with the capital and kno... read more

Projects (2)

Empower young entrepreneurs in Kenya
Kenya / Economic Growth
 
Project Leaders
Ahzam Ahmed
Ahzam Ahmed
Anthony Murray
Anthony Murray
Team
Anne-Sophie Martin, Olivier Babin, Anthony Murray
Organization Information
4281, Avenue de Lorimier
Montreal, QC H2H 2A9
Canada
6479269247
Organization Information
4281, Avenue de Lorimier
Montreal, QC H2H 2A9
Canada
6479269247

Project Reports

Each of GlobalGiving’s nonprofit partners is required to send quarterly donor reports detailing the impact of their work. Here are some of their recent updates:

Nov 22, 2022
Q3 2022 GlobalGiving Impact Report
Dear Donor, Thank you for your continued support of Mkono. Your generosity has enabled us to directly impact the livelihoods of many young Kenyans entrepreneurs across Kenya. Our Q3 Impact...
Jan 10, 2022
GlobalGiving: Mkono 2021 Q4 impact report
HAPPY NEW YEAR We are excited to kick-off 2022 by providing you with a brief update on how we closed out 2021. In addition to continuing to support our entrepreneurs, we laid the foundation for growth...
 
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