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Magret's family
Magret
landscapeCountry:
kenya
workOccupation:
Raising livestock
faceAge:
31
homeHousehold Size:
4
workCampaign
Standard Kenya
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2nd Payment
Transfer Amount
50000 KES ($497 USD)
access_time over 5 years ago
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What did you spend your second transfer on?
l spend 36000 kshs to buy cow-bulls, l also bought an ox plough at 4300 kshs, l also bought mattress worth 1600 kshs the remaining balance l spend to buy foodstuffs.
Describe the biggest difference in your daily life.
l was using my own hands to cultivate but now am using my cows.
 
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?
We spent my Token payment on goats for 3,000 KES and birds for Poultry project for 5,000 KES
What are you planning to spend your upcoming transfer on?
We plan to spend my upcoming lump sum payment on house construction, purchase of bull and if there is a balance we will buy better seats.
 
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access_time over 5 years ago
 
What are you planning to spend your transfer on?
I am planning to increase capital for my small business of selling chicken, this is so that I can increase the amount of stock that I usually have.
What is the achievement you are proudest of?
My proudest achievement is having bought household items using money I got from selling my farm produce.
What is the biggest hardship you've faced in your life?
The biggest hardship I have is that currently I cannot work much. This is because I underwent a cesarean operation recently, thus my income has reduced.
What is the happiest part of your day?
The happiest part of the day is in the evening, when I am going to sleep, this is because I know I can finally rest after a hard days work.