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Kadzo's family
Kadzo
landscapeCountry:
kenya
workOccupation:
Subsistence farming
faceAge:
55
workCampaign
Kenya Standard Remote
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access_time 2 months ago
 
What does receiving this money mean to you?
Receiving this money means a stable source of income for my household. To ensure this materializes, I intend to start livestock keeping especially indigenous dairy cows that will be producing milk for sale. This will mean a consistent income for my family, unlike as of today, where my husband is a casual laborer and his income is very minimal. In most cases, we skip some meals. I, therefore, plan to invest $600 on this project to get 3 cows. The remaining amount will support me to cater to other basic needs like food, clothing, and education for my children.
What is the happiest part of your day?
The evening is the happiest part of my day because, at this time, I get relaxed from the day's household chores. Unlike during the day when I get tired of farm work and the general household activities.
What is the biggest hardship you've faced in your life?
I am a housewife and I entirely depend on my husband to provide for our basic needs. Considering that he works as a casual laborer and his daily income is usually for food. We lack even to save some coins for the future of our children. This stresses me most since I am worried about how I can support my children's education especially the one who is in form 3. Hence, financial instability is the biggest hardship that I have ever faced in my life.