Widows Sensitization Seminar on Affirmative Funds-  Kilifi & Mombasa County

Widows Sensitization Seminar on Affirmative Funds- Kilifi & Mombasa County

Women Enterprise Fund under the leadership of Dr. Engineer Charles Mwirigi hosted a successful Launch of Thamini Loan which is a special loan product for Widows in Kilifi County.

The event was Graced by  Chief Administrative Secretary Ministry of Public Service & Special Programmes Hon Rachel Shebesh who has always been in the front line in ensuring Widows are considered in Legal, Economic Empowerment programs and in the spirit of Leave No one Behind, that the Widows are on decision making tables.

Hon. Shebesh encouraged the widows to take advantage of this new product and venture in businesses. She presented a cheque of 13.5M Kenya Shillings to various groups. Finally, Hon Shebesh officially launched the Special Loan Product for Widows (Thamini Loan).

Present also was Deputy County Commissioner, Kilifi County. Maendeleo Ya Wanawake Chairlady Kilifi County. Director Special Programmes, Kilifi County Madam Consolata. All Affirmative Action Funds Officers Kilifi County and From Nairobi County there were Dianah Kamande HSC of Come Together Widows and Orphans Organization, Pauline Muthusi God is Able Widows and Orphans Organization and Rose Ndunge Bethiel Widows and Orphans Organization.