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Mary's family
Mary
landscapeCountry:
kenya
workOccupation:
Small business
faceAge:
42
homeHousehold Size:
6
workCampaign
Standard Kenya
Upcoming Stage
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2nd Payment
Transfer Amount
50000 KES ($493 USD)
access_time 5 years ago
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What did you spend your second transfer on?
l spent the whole 50000 to buy land since l had withdrawal fees.
Describe the biggest difference in your daily life.
There is a big difference in my life because l did not have a place to put up a home but l can now say proudly that l a home.
 
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?
I spent my token on secondary school fees (9000), shopping and food (890)
What are you planning to spend your upcoming transfer on?
I am planning to use my upcoming lump-sum payment to build a new house and buy food for my household.
 
Enrolled
access_time over 5 years ago
 
What are you planning to spend your transfer on?
I would like to use part of the transfer to buy a piece of land where l can call home. Finally l would wish to build a house so that l can have my own home.
What is the achievement you are proudest of?
My proudest achievement is that l worked had and bought my household items.
What is the biggest hardship you've faced in your life?
My biggest hardship in life is lack of proper source of income to support my family.
What is the happiest part of your day?
My happiest part of the day is in afternoon when doing my business and getting some to support my family.