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Millicent's family
Subsistence farming
homeHousehold Size:
Standard Kenya
Upcoming Stage
Next Payment
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2nd Payment
Transfer Amount
50000 KES ($497 USD)
access_time 8 years ago
What did you spend your second transfer on?
I spent my first transfer on building an iron roofed house.
Describe the biggest difference in your daily life.
The biggest difference in my daily life is that I have a spacious house.
Initial Payment
Transfer Amount
10000 KES ($98 USD)
access_time over 8 years ago
What did you spend your first transfer on?
I spent a portion of it on 10 pieces of iron sheets while the remaining amount was used to purchase 20 tins of maize grains for family consumption.
What are you planning to spend your upcoming transfer on?
I'm planning to build a spacious iron roofed house with the better part of the transfer while the remaining amount I'll use to purchase furniture.
access_time over 8 years ago
What are you planning to spend your transfer on?
I am planing to built an iron roof house since the one we have right now is thatched and leaks during rainy seasons.
What is the achievement you are proudest of?
The achievement I am proudest of was when I was able to save some cash while working as a house help and managed to buy household items like furniture.
What is the biggest hardship you've faced in your life?
The biggest hardship I have got to face is being sickly more often together with my children, we just got admitted in an hospital recently.
What is the happiest part of your day?
My happiest part of the day is during morning hours when I am able to visit my small garden and cultivate expecting some farm yields when the harvest season comes.