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Michael's family
Michael
landscapeCountry:
kenya
workOccupation:
Subsistence farming
faceAge:
48
homeHousehold Size:
7
workCampaign
Standard Kenya
Upcoming Stage
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Initial Payment
Transfer Amount
10000 KES ($99 USD)
access_time over 5 years ago
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What did you spend your first transfer on?
I spent it on paying my husband's debt that he passed away having ksh 5000,weeding ksh 2000 and 1 sack of maize ksh 2500
What are you planning to spend your upcoming transfer on?
I am planning on buying a cow for milking.
 
Enrolled
access_time almost 6 years ago
 
What are you planning to spend your transfer on?
We have planned to stock our food,buy some cows that we will use to farm with.
What is the achievement you are proudest of?
My proudest achievement is that I have built a home for my family and my children are going to school.
What is the biggest hardship you've faced in your life?
The biggest hardship was losing my second wife and being admitted in matata hospital where we had to sell some our livestock for me to be discharged.
What is the happiest part of your day?
The happiest part of my day is when we sit down with my wife and we talk on how we can improve our family.