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Receiving this money means I will expand my business.I am doing a retail shop business which is doing well but the problem is my is very small making the business not growing .Receiving this money means I will expand my business to be bigger so that I can earn a good profit.I will spend 20,000 KES to buy more stock and increase variety of household goods so that I can lure more customers and also make more profit. I have a fee balance of 30,000 KES which I need to clear so that my son can have astable time to take his studies in secondary school.I will spend 30,000 KES to repair and plaster my house with cement to make it more durable and also have cemented floor.I will spend the rest on food and uniform to my young children.
What is the happiest part of your day?
My happiest part of the day is in the morning after feeding my children and seeing them leave the house going to school.This is the happiest part of the day because I know my children have gone to school and have taken food.
What is the biggest hardship you've faced in your life?
The biggest hardship is food insecurity in my house for years. We have been having drought persistence for over 10 years of which no farming activity has survived. I was practicing cattle farming but due to the prolonged drought my animals all died and left me with nothing as wealthy.This is the biggest hardship I have faced in my life.