Category Archives: news

ABC Bank General Manager - Treasury and Financial Institutions Philip Wambua (right) presents a dummy cheque to Sister Brigid Marnane (left) of Mater Hospital in support of The Mater Heart Run 2018

ABC Bank supports The Mater Heart Run launch – 19th April 2018

 

On Thursday, 19th April 2018 ABC Bank donated Sh. 500,000 to the Mater Misericordiae Hospital in support of this year’s Mater Heart Run to be held on Saturday 26th May 2018 at the Nyayo National Stadium.

ABC Bank has supported The Mater Heart Run over the years as our continued commitment to investing in the health sector as a way of giving back to the community.

Since the Mater Cardiac Program started in 1996, the program has benefited over 3000 children to date. Majority of the beneficiaries are Kenyan children from all over the country; however children from Uganda, Tanzania, Ethiopia, Malawi and Zambia have also benefited from the fund.

Refer and win! – 10th April 2018

ABC Bank is back at it again for the Diaspora people. If you thought surprising your loved ones back at home on Valentines day courtesy of ABC bank was huge, then you haven’t had the best of ABC Bank yet. Here is a great opportunity for all ABC Bank Diaspora clients to win a return ticket back home among other great prizes to be won.

All you have to do is provide us with both your details and those of your fellow Diaspora loved ones through the link provided below. Try it and you could be the lucky winner of a return ticket back home, a shopping voucher, have your rent paid among many other prizes to be won.

ABC BANK REFER & WIN CONTEST

ABC Bank supports poetry in Kisumu – 7th April 2018

On Saturday 7th April, poets in Kisumu took their best rhythm and flows to the East Africa Poetic Challenge held at Acacia Premier Hotel.

ABC Bank participated in the event and some of our Kisumu branch staff attended the event. Willy Oeba, the winner of the challenge, was presented with a cheque by Kisumu Deputy Governor Dr. Mathews Owili

Head of Risk & Compliance John Rioba (left) present a school fees cheque to Eliza Rhobi Mwita (right).

Educating the girl child – 16th March 2018

On 16th March, ABC Bank Head of Risk & Compliance John Rioba presented a school fees cheque to Eliza Rhobi Mwita. She joined Bunyore Girls after scoring 402 Marks in last year’s KCPE examination. Eliza was the top performer in Ntimaru Sub country, Siabai location.The Bank sponsored her for her exceptional performance. President of Havard University Drew Faust once said, “We educate women because it is smart. We educate women because it changes the world.” ABC Bank believes in supporting programmes that empower the community and foster togetherness.

ABC Bank Kisumu Branch Manager Douglas Okiring' gives a speech during the event.

ABC Bank sponsors Hindu musical ballet event in Kisumu -16th March 2018

ABC Bank sponsored a Hindu Council Event held in Kisumu on Friday,16th March 2018 at the Sanatan Hindu Union Hall organised by the Hindu Council of Kenya – Kisumu to celebrate the art of dance. The music was performed by India’s renowned choreographer, Mr. Amrit Sinha and the theme of the event was religious Tulsi plant as a special connection point between the heaven and the earth.

The Bank has supported the event for two consecutive years and utilized the opportunity to strengthen the relationship between ABC Bank and the Indian community in Kisumu.

Valentines Day

From diaspora, with love.

On Valentines day, ABC Bank was painting the town red…..with flowers and gifts. The Bank staff went about delivering Valentines gifts on behalf of our diaspora customers to their loved ones. It was a day filled with smiles and tears as recipients were amazed how their loved ones in the diaspora were able to surprise them with gifts despite being far away.

This is in line with the Bank’s mission of creating stronger relationships and demonstrates our strong beliefs in family values and relationships.

ABC Bank sponsors The Cluster Foundation

 

ABC Bank has once again supported The Cluster Foundation, a charity organization that provides assistance and support to people with spinal cord injury commonly known as paraplegics. ABC Bank has ​supported​ the foundation since 2012 as part of our corporate social responsibility investment.

We finally moved!

 

On Monday, 29th January 2018, our Nakuru branch opened its doors to customers at their new location. The move was marked by prayers and dedication of the branch led by Rev Francis Orale of Mountain Deliverance Church.

Thank you for your business support. Karibu Sana!

Eldoret Fund raising

Brightening the future of students in Eldoret 7th January, 2018

On Sunday, 7th January 2018, ABC Bank Eldoret Branch staff joined Hon. Janet Sitinei, MP for Turbo Constituency, Uasin Gishu County,  for a fundraising ceremony to raise school fees for 31 needy students from Turbo constituency who scored 350 marks and above in the KCPE examinations to enable them join secondary school. The Bank has been supporting community initiatives in the education sector, for it is through education that we change the world.

ABC Diaspora Mbuzi Party 2017

Christmas comes early with ABC Diaspora Mbuzi Choma Party 15th December 2017

On 15th December 2017, ABC Bank, led by the Diaspora team, hosted the second edition of the “Diaspora mbuzi choma party” at the La Maison Royale, to appreciate our Diaspora customers who are in town to celebrate the festive season with family and friends. The Bank organised the get-together meeting in partnership with Username Investments, to interact with its Diaspora customers, strengthen the cordial relationship and identify opportunities for mutual cooperation.

“This was a great opportunity not only for the Bank to interact with the diaspora customers, but also for the customers who are in the same countries to network. They also discussed with investment professionals who advised them on current investment opportunities in the country,” Joseph Waithaka Head of Diaspora Banking said.