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Cherotich's family
Cherotich
landscapeCountry:
kenya
workOccupation:
Subsistence farming
faceAge:
24
workCampaign
Standard Kenya
Upcoming Stage
Preparing Payments
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access_time 9 days ago
 
What does receiving this money mean to you?
It has really been my hope to complete the construction of a new house in our household which had really taken a very long time under construction. Receiving this money means completion of the construction so that we may move into the new building with an ample space. We are also hoping that we will purchase a heifer with the remaining amount.
What is the happiest part of your day?
Waking up with good health every morning with everyone in our houseld feeling strong and ready to face a new day has been the happiest part of my day. This is the time when everyone is set to start the daily chores with my children seeing another happy day where they can interact with the neighbouring children as they play.
What is the biggest hardship you've faced in your life?
Squeezing ourselves into an old, small, leaking, grass-thatched house has been our biggest worry in our family. We have spent years assembling resources with my husband so that we can relieve the the distress of the cold due to the leaking roof during the rainy season. It has also been very hard handling visitors whenever they visit since we have always been taking them for a sleep over in the neighbor's wider room.