“With FINCA I have achieved more than my dream. I have managed to uplift my family’s standard of living and I have also built a three roomed house for my mother in the village. These two things are my greatest achievements in life”
"It was not only FINCA that we came across; we had to do some research in terms of Micro finance institutions. But we found FINCA favourable in terms of their conditions and their requirements.
“FINCA has taught me to be innovative in this world of stiff competition, how to manage my business and finances and most importantly, to save for a rainy day...”
When his wife lost her job, James was faced with a lot of challenges such that at one point, his children had to be sent back from school because he could not afford to pay for their school fees.
Married off at very tender age, Fridah’s education was cut short and opted to sell vegetables and dry relish at a local market in order to help her husband to provide for family needs.
Alice did not only access FINCA loans to save her business, but also received training on how to manage her business and finances and broaden her sources of income by diversifying.
The hardships of life Elizabeth went through when her father abandoned her mother and 11 siblings, forced her out of school and eventually into marriage hoping for a better life.
After working with FINCA for ten years to grow her business, Kakunda is now able to give her children an education and opportunity of a brighter future, something she never got.
After her husband suffered a stroke, Elizabeth, a mother of four children could barely afford to provide for home basic needs and later on for her husband much needed medication.