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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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