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Caroline's family
Caroline
landscapeCountry:
kenya
workOccupation:
Small business
faceAge:
27
homeHousehold Size:
6
workCampaign
Standard Kenya
Upcoming Stage
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Initial Payment
Transfer Amount
10000 KES ($99 USD)
access_time 6 years ago
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What did you spend your first transfer on?
We bought iron sheets for 4200 KES, rim of photocopy papers 500 KES, mattress 2800 KES, maize, utensils and clothes.
What are you planning to spend your upcoming transfer on?
I am planning to build a house with the upcoming lumpsum transfer.
 
Enrolled
access_time almost 7 years ago
 
What are you planning to spend your transfer on?
I am planning to build a house and the remainder I will buy livestock and a bicycle for my spouse.
What is the achievement you are proudest of?
The achievement that I am proudest of is selling charcoal and being able to feed my family.
What is the biggest hardship you've faced in your life?
The biggest hardship I have is that I have no steady source of income.
What is the happiest part of your day?
The happiest part of the day is when I wake up in the morning and burn wood to produce charcoal then in the evening when I am able to sell some of this charcoal and get money for food.