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Optiven Foundation last Wednesday 14th February 2018 celebrated the Valentines' day with orphaned children at Soweto Anti Aids Children’s Home in Kayole and donated provisions worth over Kshs500, 000. Led by its Chairman and Trustee Mr. George Wachiuri, the Foundation which is almost completing a home for this children worth...
ESET Direct Endpoint Management, a new remote and monitoring plug-in, makes installation for Managed Service Providers faster and easier. ESET, the global leader in cybersecurity, has announced the launch of ESET Direct Endpoint Management with ConnectWise, a company that transforms how technology solution providers build, manage, and grow their businesses. The...
In Kenya, the situation of Orphans and Vulnerable Children (OVCs) is an issue of concern. Currently it is estimated that there are over 3 million Orphans in the country, 47 percent orphaned as a result of HIV and AIDS and many more remain vulnerable due to several other factors....
It is estimated that 70% of Kenya’s Micro, Small and Medium Enterprises (MSMEs) fail within the first 3 years of existence according to a 2016 study commissioned by invest in Africa (11A) and Strathmore University. MSME’s have huge potential for growth; they currently contribute about 45% of Kenya’s GDP and...
Thomas Jefferson wrote 100 years ago that “the children of the poor must be educated at common expense.” Today, scholarships open doors for students from low-income families, by providing financial aid for those who need it most. Optiven Foundation has been a partner to these needy students for over two...
Henrietta Fore has taken office as UNICEF’s seventh Executive Director. In a news release by UNICEF, Ms. Fore took the position effective 1st January 2018. She adds to the role more than four decades of private and public sector leadership experience to the UN . “I am honored to be joining...
Versatile Photographers are great leaders in photography in Kenya. Founded by David Macharia, the company brings together a unique team of professional photographers and videographers who produce priceless photos and videos. The team specializes in both contemporary and candid photography and are fast making a name in the industry...
Resilience is a common trait among entrepreneurs. The degree could differ amongst individuals depending on their needs, but plenty of it is required at the start.   The modern entrepreneur has plenty of resources at their disposal that the older generation wish they had a fraction of. Blogs, YouTube tutorials, incubation...
This is Reshared article. Recently, I read Behind The Cloud by Salesforce.com founder Marc Bienoff. As I was finishing this read, I realized that there were three things that all of the people that I have read about had in common, and that these points were actually signs that they were becoming successful. I’m sure...
Optiven Limited, the leading real estate firm in Kenya and 4th placed land sending Superbrand in East Africa has outdone itself yet again by bringing you a great investment opportunity. Victory gardens phase 3 in Kitengela. The project is an ideal property for anyone looking for a serene environment to...