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Lucy
landscapeCountry:
kenya
workOccupation:
small business
faceAge:
42
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3rd Payment
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2nd Payment
Transfer Amount
50000 KES ($481 USD)
access_time 4 days ago
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What did you spend your first transfer on?
I spent my second transfer on fresh fish business (5,000 KES) as well as house construction materials (45,000 KES) in radiness for building.
Describe the biggest difference in your daily life.
The biggest difference in my daily life is the income I receive from the small-scale fresh fish business which I started, at least I am able to get daily income (100 KES-200 KES),unlike before when I was idle and had no business. I am also looking foward to building a house , and moving away from a rental place.
 
Initial Payment
Transfer Amount
10000 KES ($97 USD)
access_time 2 months ago
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What did you spend your token payment on?
I spent first afferent to buy 2 goat and start a fish vendor business to earn a living.
Describe the moment when you received your money. How did you feel?
I felt very happy,since I started the business my life has change for the first time I pay school fees without asking for contribution from relatives.
 
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access_time 4 months ago
 
What is the biggest hardship you've faced in your life?
Lack of proper source of income is my major hardship.
What is the happiest part of your day?
Morning is my happiest time of the day.This is when I'm doing my business to source for an income.
What does receiving this money mean to you?
Receiving this money has brought me happiness because with the small business I have, I would like to expand it to generate more income.