Winnie is a finance expert who loves working in the impact investment field. She has previously worked at responsAbility investments and at the Central Bank of Kenya. As a Kiva fellow, she hopes to broaden her knowledge and gain first hand experience of microfinance.


Fellows Blog Posts by Winfred Kiarie

Oct 19, 2017 KE Kenya

Having lived and worked in Kenya for most of my life, I thought I knew a lot about the Microfinance space in the country. Well, all that changed when I joined VisionFund Kenya as a Kiva fellow a few months ago. VisionFund Kenya (VFK) is a microfinance institution in Kenya founded in the year 2000 by World Vision Kenya. They have over 13 branches located in different parts of Kenya with a current customer base of over 16,000 borrowers, and their unique passion to better the lives of children is clearly stated in their vision statement: ''Our vision for every child, life in all its...

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