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Describe the biggest difference in your daily life.
The biggest difference in my daily life is happiness since I no longer buy milk daily like before since i now own a cow.
Describe the moment when you received your money. How did you feel?
I was overwhelmed with happiness the moment I received my money.
What did you spend your first transfer on?
I spent my first transfer to buy two cows and used the remaining amount to buy maize and rice.
access_time 8 months ago
What does receiving this money mean to you?
We used to own cows but due to lack of School fees, we sold almost all of them in order to meet School expenses. Therefore, I am planning to buy other cows to help sustain my family since I have only one cow remaining.
What is the happiest part of your day?
The happiest part of my day is in the morning since seeing a new day makes me jovial and happy.
What is the biggest hardship you've faced in your life?
My intention was to pursue my education until university level, get employed and live a decent life but due to lack of School fees, I did not manage to go beyond secondary education. That has been the biggest hardship I have faced in life.