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The PS for Youth and Gender Affairs Ms. Zeinab Hussein encourages young women to rise up and do great things
Youth Fund CEO Josiah Moriasi urges youth to take up loans from the fund to start and expand businesses
Youth Fund CEO Josiah Moriasi urges young people to interact with the Fund
Youth Fund Board Director Julie Waweru encourages young people to take up the various products and services by The Fund
Public Service, Youth and Gender Cabinet Secretary Urges Youth To Take Loans
Youth Fund Director Encourages Youth To Take Loans
Youth To Get Loans In Two Weeks
Ms. Rakiel Kaoka receives an internship opportunity
Youth Fund in initiatives to enhance loan uptake
Take advantage of government programmes, youth urged
Youth Fund Board Appoints New CEO
Youth urged to take up Affirmative Funds
Government commits Kshs. 2Billion to support youth in Agriculture
100 Youth Undertake Pre-Departure Training
Form Groups for Easy Access to Funds, Youth Urged
1.5 Million Disbursed to youth in Westlands Constituency
Youth Fund to support youth in creative economy
President Uhuru Kenyatta urges youth to take advantage of the Affirmative Funds
Youth Fund Chairman Lauds the New Law on Capping Bank Interest Rates
45 Youth Undertake Pre-Departure Training
Launch Of RRI & Website
YouthFund Participation At the Kisumu ASK Show
Youth Trained on Entrepreneurship & AGPO
IT'S BIG!!! The YEDF Live Online Chat
YEDF Chairman Goes Mashinani
Day Out in the Home Of Champions
Follow And Live Your Dreams
Zimbambean Delegates

 

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The PS for Youth and Gender Affairs Ms. Zeinab Hussein encourages young women to rise up and do great things

The PS for Youth and Gender Affairs has encouraged young women to rise up and do great things

The PS for Gender in the Ministry of Public Service, Youth and Gender Affairs Ms. Zeinab Hussein has encouraged young women to rise up and do great things in the world. She said that everyone has innate power to do great things and must discover theirs. " As a Kenyan you have great potential to rise above
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Youth Fund CEO Josiah Moriasi urges youth to take up loans from the fund to start and expand businesses

Youth Fund CEO Has Urged Youth To Take Up Loans From The Fund

Youth Fund CEO Josiah Moriasi has urged youth to take up loans from the fund to start and expand businesses in order to gain economic independence. He was concerned at the low uptake of loans despite availability of funds. He said that the government had set aside these funds specifically
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Youth Fund CEO Josiah Moriasi urges young people to interact with the Fund

Youth Fund CEO Urges Young People To Interact With The Fund

Youth Fund CEO Josiah Moriasi has urged young people to interact with the Fund and provide feedback that will be used to improve service delivery. He said that that Fund would like to provide services that are responsive to the needs of youth entrepreneurs and this will only be possible if young people engage.
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Youth Fund Board Director Julie Waweru encourages young people to take up the various products and services by The Fund

Youth Fund Director Encourages Young People To Take Up Products And Services By Youth Fund

Youth Fund Board Director Julie Waweru has encouraged young people to take up the various products and services provided by the Youth Fund in order to gain economic independence. She said that the Fund has officers in every constituency who help youth in the loan application process.
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Public Service, Youth and Gender Cabinet Secretary Urges Youth To Take Loans

The Cabinet Secretary for Public Service, Youth and Gender Affairs Ms. Sicily Kariuki has urged youth and women to be proactive in taking up loans from the affirmative funds. She said that the government had set up these funds to provide easy and accessible loans to help them start
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Youth Fund Director Encourages Youth To Take Loans

Youth Fund Board Director Julie Waweru has encouraged young people to take up Youth Fund loans to do business in order to gain economic independence. She said that the Fund was offering affordable loans and other business support services to help youth start and expand businesses.
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Youth To Get Loans In Two Weeks

Youth will now be able to get loans from the Youth Enterprise Development Fund within two weeks of application, down from two months. Board chairman Ronald Osumba said that this was achieved by analyzing the loan processing procedures, eliminating duplications and mitigating delays.
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Ms. Rakiel Kaoka receives an internship opportunity

Ms. Rakiel Kaoka has received an internship opportunity at the Youth Enterprise Development Fund. She will work at the Finance department for a period of 3 months. Her plight to seek employment went viral online and was highlighted on KTN’s, #Checkpoint. She was featured as one
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Youth Fund in initiatives to enhance loan uptake

Mr. Osumba was speaking in his office when he received journalists who had visited to enquire on the efforts the board is making to reach out to youth. He added that the fund is planning to carry out business opportunity mapping so as to link financing to viable opportunities
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Take advantage of government programmes, youth urged

Take advantage of government programmes, youth urged

Youth Enterprise Development Fund board Chairman Ronald Osumba has challenged unemployed youth to take advantage of the many government initiatives to empower themselves economically. He noted that in an effort to achieve financial inclusion for all, the government
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Youth Fund Board Appoints New CEO

Youth Fund Board Appoints New CEO

Josiah Moriasi Arabu is the new Youth Enterprise Development Fund Chief Executive Officer. Mr. Moriasi’s appointment by the YEDF Board of Directors concludes an intensive four-month recruitment process. Announcing the appointment, YEDF Board Chairman Ronald Osumba said the Board was
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Youth urged to take up Affirmative Funds

Youth urged to take up Affirmative Funds

The Cabinet Secretary for Public Service, Gender and Youth Affairs, Sicily Kariuki, has called upon young people to take up opportunities provided by the Affirmative Funds and other government agencies for self-development. She said that the government had established Affirmative Funds
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Government commits Kshs. 2Billion to support youth in Agriculture

Government commits Kshs. 2Billion to support youth in Agriculture

The Government of Kenya has committed Kshs. 2Billion of its tax revenues to support youth in agriculture. This was announced by His Excellency President Uhuru Kenyatta during the official opening of the Nairobi International Trade Fair held on 5th October 2016 at the Jamhuri Show grounds
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100 Youth Undertake Pre-Departure Training

100 Youth Undertake Pre-Departure Training

The Youth Fund has conducted a pre-departure training for 100 youth who have secured jobs in Afghanistan, Qatar and Bahrain. The training took place on 16th and 17th September 2016 at the Fund’s offices in Upperhill. The youth will take up jobs in the food service industry and some will work as electricians
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Form Groups for Easy Access to Funds, Youth Urged

Form Groups for Easy Access to Funds, Youth Urged

Youth Enterprise Development Fund Board Chairman, Ronald Osumba, has called on youth to form groups as it is one of the best and easiest way to get funding for business startups. He said that the group loans being offered by the Youth Fund do not need collateral which is something most youth struggle with.
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1.5 Million Disbursed to youth in Westlands Constituency

1.5 Million Disbursed to youth in Westlands Constituency

Youth Enterprise Development Fund (YEDF) has issued cheques worth Kshs.1.5million to youth owned enterprises in Westlands Constituency in Nairobi County. The loans were given to successful youth groups applicants in the area to enable them start and expand their enterprises
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Youth Fund to support youth in creative economy

Youth Fund to support youth in creative economy

The YEDF Board Chairman, Mr. Ronald Osumba, has reiterated the Fund’s commitment to support youth in the creative economy. Mr. Osumba said that the Fund recognizes the critical role of the creative economy in providing numerous opportunities for youth to use their natural talents
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President Uhuru Kenyatta urges youth to take advantage of the Affirmative Funds

President Uhuru Kenyatta urges youth to take advantage of the Affirmative Funds

President Uhuru Kenyatta has urged the youth to take advantage of the Affirmative Funds to establish their own enterprises and earn a living. He said that the government had established institutions such as the Youth Enterprise Development Fund (YEDF) to provide affordable financial support
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Youth Fund Chairman Lauds the New Law on Capping Bank Interest Rates

45 Youth Undertake Pre-Departure Training

YEDF Chairman Mr. Ronnie Osumba welcomes the move by the President to curb new interest rates by signing the Banking (Amendment) Bill, 2015 into law. Osumba said the law will open unprecedented opportunities for young people, especially those in business or planning to get into business.
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45 Youth Undertake Pre-Departure Training

45 Youth Undertake Pre-Departure Training

The Youth Fund has today carried out a pre-departure training for 45 youth who have secured jobs in Qatar and Bahrain. The youth will take up jobs as electricians, drivers and security guards for a renewable contract period of two years
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Youth Fund Launches It's Website & The RRI Strategy

Youth Fund Launches Website and RRI Strategy

The Youth Enterprise Development Fund (YEDF) has launched a 100 days Rapid Result Initiative (RRI) which will see it improve service delivery and undertake a series of high impact activities that will deliver tangible results for youth entrepreneurs across the country
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Youth Fund participation at the Kisumu ASK Show

Youth Fund participation at the Kisumu ASK Show

The Youth fund participated at the just concluded Kisumu ASK Show held from 26th -30th July 2016 in Kisumu County. The theme for the Agricultural show was “Enhancing Technology in Agriculture & Industry for Food Security and National Growth”
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Youth trained on entrepreneurship and AGPO

Youth trained on entrepreneurship and AGPO

The Youth Enterprise Development Fund (YEDF) in partnership with the County Government of Mombasa successfully trained 250 youth on entrepreneurship and how to Access Government Procurement Opportunities (AGPO).
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IT’S BIG!!! YEDF LIVE ONLINE CHAT

IT’S BIG!!! YEDF LIVE ONLINE CHAT

The Youth Enterprise Development Fund has introduced two live feed online engagements #ChairmanYEDFLive and #YEDFBaraza to provide an opportunity for young Kenyans to get an insight into what it takes to be a successful entrepreneur and at the same time give and get real time feedback from the online audience/users
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YEDF Chairman goes Mashinani

YEDF Chairman goes Mashinani

Youth Enterprise Development Fund (YEDF) Board, Chairman Mr. Ronald Osumba has been visiting various youth owned projects funded by YEDF in a bid to understand the benefits accrued from the Fund by youth at the grass.
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Day out in the Home of Champions

Day out in the Home of Champions

During the YEDF Mashinani visits, the hapa kazi chairman has also held discussions with Governor Alex Tolgos of Elgeyo Marakwet County Government, the Home of Champions, on various cooperation opportunities with YEDF.
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ZIMBABWEAN DELEGATES AT YOUTH FUND FOR BENCHMARKING

ZIMBABWEAN DELEGATES AT YOUTH FUND FOR BENCHMARKING

Delegates from Ministry of Youth Indigenization and Economic Empowerment from Zimbabwe, lead by the Director of Economic Empowerment Ms. Caroline Murewi, paid a courtesy call to Youth Fund Regional Coordinator, Mr. Samuel Njue in Nyeri County, Central Region...
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what it takes to follow and live your dreams

Ruai Family Hospital

Meet 29 year old Dr. Maxwell Okoth, the proprietor of the fully fledged Ruai Family hospital. He is also one of the few health’s experts leaving a double dream...
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