Alleviating poverty through Microfinance.

Background Information

The Association for Micro-finance Institutions (AMFI) is a member-based organization that was established and registered in 1999 under the societies Act, with the aim to build the capacity of the Kenyan Micro finance Industry. Since its conception AMFI-K has continued to play a major role in the development of the industry with a broad mandate of promoting a conducive environment for the development of MFIs, clients and the business environment.

The membership of AMFI-K is varied but focuses on institutions which provide micro finance services to the lower pyramid of the society.

Core Values

Team Professionalism, Service Excellence, Leadership and Integrity.


To champion the aspirations of micro finance institutions through advocacy, capacity building, linkages and research.


To be the network of choice that promote a conducive environment for micro finance providers in Kenya.