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Kilaris's family
Kilaris
landscapeCountry:
kenya
workOccupation:
Subsistence farming
faceAge:
85
homeHousehold Size:
4
workCampaign
Standard Kenya
Upcoming Stage
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2nd Payment
Transfer Amount
50000 KES ($493 USD)
access_time over 5 years ago
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What did you spend your second transfer on?
I bought a cow for 28000 KES, mattress 4000 KES, blanket 1000 KES, spent 10000 KES on treatment and the rest on food.
Describe the biggest difference in your daily life.
I am now sleeping in a mattress, eating well and owning a cow I could not afford on my own..
 
Initial Payment
Transfer Amount
10000 KES ($98 USD)
access_time almost 6 years ago
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What did you spend your first transfer on?
I bought clothes of orphans I live with, treated myself, paid fees and bought food.
What are you planning to spend your upcoming transfer on?
Ploughing my farm, treat myself, repair my house and pay fees.
 
Enrolled
access_time 6 years ago
 
What are you planning to spend your transfer on?
I'm planning to pay school fees for my 3 total orphaned grand- children
What is the achievement you are proudest of?
The achievement i'm proudest of is that I made some small garden of vegetables that I can eat with my grandchildren.
What is the biggest hardship you've faced in your life?
The biggest hardship I have faced in my life is the off and on old age sickness.
What is the happiest part of your day?
The happiest part of my day is when I get some food to eat.