Receive warm and hearty New Year greetings from the KWFT family. We are delighted to start the New Year and the new decade in high spirits. KWFT takes this opportunity to appreciate all our stakeholders for giving us the opportunity to serve and partner last year.
Through the many years of commendable performance, KWFT has continued to build a strong reputation as the leading Microfinance Bank designed to transform lives through sustainable financing. KWFT also prides itself on designing and delivering innovative and cost-effective solutions for our customers.
At KWFT, we devote ourselves to continually seek to maximize on efficiency and synergies in providing practical sustainable solutions to our clients. This desire has seen the Institution partner with various likeminded proficient partners to proffer various solutions in various portfolios such as savings, enterprise financing, micro-housing, water harvesting, clean and renewable energy, micro-insurance and agribusiness.
As a dynamic Institution, KWFT has been recognized as a market leader in women & youth empowerment, sustainable financing and in agribusiness, and has received several awards and recognitions in the industry. Top among the awards was the highly competitive SFI Catalyst Awards 2019 by the Kenya Bankers Association (KBA) which had 47 entries from 14 financial institutions. The awards are put together to recognize and celebrate institutions that practice catalytic finance which has a direct impact on the financial industry, economy and the society at large. KWFT received four awards in the following categories: Best in Promoting Gender Inclusivity, Most Improved Bank Award, Financing Small Medium Enterprises and Best Overall Bank Award.
In 2020, KWFT is keen on encouraging Kenyans to save for their goals and thus I extend an invitation to everyone to visit our branches to discuss with our teams on how this can be made possible through our competitive savings products.
KWFT looks forward to building a more efficient and profitable 2020 with all its stakeholders, to ensure that the Institution provides great value as we focus on our greatest opportunities for sustainable financial inclusion.
Lastly, I wish to extend my wishes for a happy, healthy and a prosperous New Year!