The Eldoret National show kicked off on 4th – 7th March 2020 at the Eldoret Show grounds. The show attracted over 200 exhibitors from different Industries Namely Financial Institution’s, Government Entities, Private Institution’s, Institutions of higher learning, who showcased various products and services and it also attracted thousands of attendees. This year’s show theme was: Promoting Innovation and Technology in Agriculture and Trade.
The show was officially opened by Hon. CS Agriculture, Livestock & Fisheries, Peter Munya who also visited the KWFT stand accompanied by Uasin Gishu Governor Hon. Jackson Mandago and the Deputy Governor among other delegates. During the Hon. CS Peter Munya’s speech at the opening ceremony, he highly commended KWFT for its efforts in supporting small holder farmers and for offering micro-assets financing to elevate their businesses sustainably.
The Bank was also well represented by the GM Marketing, Communications and Innovations Juliana Wanjiru, GM Rift valley Zone-Dominic Ndwiga, Regional, Agribusiness and the Marketing Team. KWFT scooped several awards including.
- Branch Chairman’s Commendation Trophy
- Stand That Best Interprets Current Show Theme -1st Position
- Best Stand In Youth Activities Empowerment and Capacity Building- 1st Position
- Best Microfinance Institution Stand- 1st Position
- Best Organizing/Association in community service- 2nd Position
- Best Innovation and Invention Stand- 2nd Position
KWFT’s stand was outstanding as it showcased different innovative solutions that are available to customers which included; Home improvement & Agribusiness products. This was also culminated by a modern demo farm which attracted show goers and potential customers.
KWFT appreciates everyone who visited the Institutions’ stand and remains devoted to empowering small holder farmers to achieve their agribusiness goals sustainably to foster food security as well as to improve the economy.