About Us

Who We Are

Founded in 2015 Penda Capital is a Non-Profit Organization/Social Impact Enterprise which offers holistic financial services to small businesses and entrepreneurs. We also offer financial literacy services that focus on women and youth that wish to start and grow their businesses.

Our aim is to be a force for equitable economic growth for businesses across all sectors and value chains. We also aim to create value for the youth that are 18+ years and have a keen interest in entrepreneurship.


To be the preferred partner for creating financially sound and empowered businesses.


To transform businesses and entrepreneurs through financial education, research, enterprise development and tailored financial products.

Our Impact


FINANCIAL Trainings Conducted

Group and Individual financial literacy sessions held.


Startups incubated

Number of youth Entrepreneurs incubated and connected to seed financiers


households impacted

Number of people who have benefited from our Entrepreneurship and financical literacy sessions.

Our Driving Force

IFC research shows that women entrepreneurs in emerging markets face a daunting gender finance gap with only 11% of enterprises that actually attain seed funding being female-led.

Starting and growing a business is one of the most powerful tools for women to overcome poverty and build better lives for themselves, their families, and their communities.