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Sam's family
Sam
landscapeCountry:
uganda
workOccupation:
Subsistence farming
faceAge:
42
workCampaign
Standard Uganda
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Initial Payment
Transfer Amount
1754517 UGX ($471 USD)
access_time 16 days ago
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Describe the biggest difference in your daily life.
The biggest difference in my daily life is that I now have a motorcycle, I can easily go for my work and take my family members to hospital when they fall sick. With the same bike I can make money for feeding my family.
Describe the moment when you received your money. How did you feel?
The moment I received the transfer I became so happy and began to plan for the transfer.
What did you spend your first transfer on?
I spent my first transfer for buying a second hand bajaj motorcycle at UGX1,000,000 to ease my movements. I also bought iron sheets and timber for roofing my veranda.
 
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access_time 2 months ago
 
What does receiving this money mean to you?
Receiving this money means I will be in position to complete the construction of my house.
What is the happiest part of your day?
I am happiest in the evening when my children are playing.
What is the biggest hardship you've faced in your life?
The biggest hardship that I am faced with is inadequacy of money to take care of the needs of the family.