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Lona's family
Lona
landscapeCountry:
kenya
workOccupation:
Subsistence farming
faceAge:
65
homeHousehold Size:
3
workCampaign
Standard Kenya
Upcoming Stage
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2nd Payment
Transfer Amount
50000 KES ($495 USD)
access_time 3 years ago
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What did you spend your second transfer on?
I spent my first lumpsum transfer on building an iron roofed house.i also paid school fees for my child and bought utensils.
Describe the biggest difference in your daily life.
The biggest difference in my daily life is that my child was able to got to school.
 
Initial Payment
Transfer Amount
10000 KES ($98 USD)
access_time 3 years ago
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What did you spend your first transfer on?
l spent larger amount of the transfer to buy bedding , l also bought basic needs ( clothes , food) .
What are you planning to spend your upcoming transfer on?
l plan to build a big house , l also plan to buy furniture and some household items.
 
Enrolled
access_time over 3 years ago
 
What are you planning to spend your transfer on?
We have planned to rebuild her house and set a small business of selling doughnuts
What is the achievement you are proudest of?
The proudest achievement that I have is seeing my children take care of me at my old age
What is the biggest hardship you've faced in your life?
The biggest hardship is being unwell and lack of feed
What is the happiest part of your day?
The happiest part is when I make a few shillings from selling doughnuts