On Saturday, 8th December, ABC Bank staff had the pleasure of joining one of our partners, Mrs Eunice Menja, in the official opening of Upendo Kids’ Village in Kiagojo, Murang’a County. Upendo Children’s Home is a centre for destitute children that was established by a Kenya couple living in the US, Robert and Eunice Menja (our clients). Earlier this year, Upendo Children’s Home moved from Juja, Thika to a more spacious location in Muranga County. Through the relationship with the couple, the Bank has been supporting the home to ensure they enjoy a quality life. It was an emotion-charged day as they marked the milestone of officially opening Upendo Kids Village.
2nd November, 2018: ABC Bank bagged the Finance and Investments – 1st runners up award during the 2018 Champions of Governance (CoG) awards organized by the Institute of Certified Secretaries held at the Radisson Blu Hotel.
The awards seek to embed good governance practices that transform institutions and inspire professionals in order to be the premier centre of excellence in governance promotion and development in Africa. The awards affirm the Bank’s commitment in implementing and complying with principles of good governance of responsibility, accountability, fairness and transparency.
Thank you for making us champions yet again.
ABC Bank in conjunction with the Car Importers Association of Kenya hosted car importers for a dinner on Thursday, 25th October 2018 in Mombasa. The ABC Bank team had an interactive evening networking with car importers and shared tips on how they can take advantage of the best prices in international currencies and the recently revamped ABC foreign exchange value proposition to car importers.
ABC Bank has been supporting The Cluster Foundation, a charity organization that provides assistance and support to people with spinal cord injury commonly known as paraplegics since 2012. The Bank once again joined hands with TCF in supporting the cause by donating newspapers.
ABC Bank joined the world in marking this year’s Customer Service Week by celebrating its relationship with customers in all its branches. The Bank engaged customers and staff in a variety of exciting activities as part of it’s efforts in embracing this year’s Customer Service Week theme of “Sustaining Customer Experience Excellence”.
The annual week-long event was marked from 1st to 5th October. This is an international celebration of the importance of customer service and of the people who serve and support customers on a daily basis. Locally, the event is coordinated by the Institute of Customer Service of Kenya.
The week was filled with with pomp and glamour for both external and internal customers where customers enjoyed goodies and fun-filled games in our branches. The Bank took the opportunity to celebrate its customers and appreciate them for journeying with us and for their support over the years.
On Saturday 29th September, the Bank team was flying our blue flag high at Inter-bank games at the Kenya School of Monetary Studies (KSMS). Accompanied by an energy filled cheering squad that brought the oomph to the games, the team made us proud.
The Bank, for the third time, sponsored Rabai constituency with 150 footballs in aid of the annual Football tournament that brings together the Rabai community. Rabai MP, Hon. William Kamoti was presented with the footballs by the Mombasa Branch team led by Branch Manager David Ndua.
ABC Bank has partnered with our client, St Theresa Mission Hospital – Kiirua, over the years in initiatives aimed at providing quality and sustainable health services to all. Most recently, the Bank sponsored a medical camp organized by St. Theresa Mission Hospital – Kiirua. The hospital conducted free orthopedic surgeries from 24th to 28th September 2018 to help patients with orthopedic problems who can’t afford implants. To achieve this, the hospital organized a 20 km charity walk on Saturday, 1st September in Meru town. ABC Meru staff participated in the event to support the cause.
On Sunday 28th August, it was church unusual for the congregation at PCEA Zimmerman. In addition to stretching their spiritual muscles, they were stretching their physical muscles at the Kasarani Safaricom Sports Stadium. It was a day of fun and games as they competed in football, volleyball and netball. The Bank sponsored the event and our staff led by TRM Branch Manager, Joseph Maigwa, presented the winning teams with their trophies.
12th August 2018: Our Diaspora team visited the UK from 4th to 12th August 2018. ABC Bank Head of Diaspora Banking, Joseph Waithaka was accompanied by a team from Username Investments. The team held road shows and meet and greet among other activities in Reading, Oxford and Basingstoke in the United Kingdom. It was an eventful tour and Kenyanscame out in droves to discuss partnerships and investment opportunities back home