THE opening of a branch in Gweru by MicroKing Finance, a division of Kingdom Bank Ltd (Kingdom) has changed lives of many small business owners in the Gweru community by pro
viding them with working capital loans for their businesses.
The branch has been in operation for a year now and the MicroKing Gweru staff decided to celebrate the branch’s first anniversary by giving back to the community, that has been giving them business for the past year.
September 10 was set aside for the celebrations and the event took place at Midlands Children’s Home.
The celebrations were marked by the donation of $240 000 to the children’s home by MicroKing.
The product development and marketing manager Lynnmary Moyo presented the cheque.
“Donations are scarce at the moment due to economic hardships and we would like to thank MicroKing for remembering us during these difficult times,”said Mavis Dhliwayo, the Midlands Children’s Home matron after being presented with the cheque.
She said the money would be used to buy food for the children and for paying outstanding bills.