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Emma's family
Emma
landscapeCountry:
kenya
workOccupation:
Casual labour
faceAge:
26
homeHousehold Size:
5
workCampaign
Standard Kenya
Upcoming Stage
Next Payment
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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 spent my first lumpsum transfer on building an iron roofed house.I also built a kitchen.
Describe the biggest difference in your daily life.
The biggest difference in my daily life is that I have a big house with steel door and windows.
 
Initial Payment
Transfer Amount
10000 KES ($98 USD)
access_time over 5 years ago
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What did you spend your first transfer on?
I bought a mattress, bought my kids Christmas clothes, paid Mkopa solar bill and bought some food.
What are you planning to spend your upcoming transfer on?
I would like to build a house.
 
Enrolled
access_time over 5 years ago
 
What are you planning to spend your transfer on?
We have planned to build a more decent house for ourselves
What is the achievement you are proudest of?
The proudest achievement is that we have a roof over our head which we never thought we could have
What is the biggest hardship you've faced in your life?
The biggest hardship is that we depend so much on casual jobs which at times we don't get easily.
What is the happiest part of your day?
The happiest part of the day is when we go out searching and we came back with something