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Caren's family
Caren
landscapeCountry:
kenya
workOccupation:
Subsistence farming
faceAge:
66
homeHousehold Size:
3
workCampaign
Standard Kenya
Upcoming Stage
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2nd Payment
Transfer Amount
50000 KES ($494 USD)
access_time almost 3 years ago
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What did you spend your second transfer on?
I spent the entire lumpsum to build a three bedroom house and spent some on food.
Describe the biggest difference in your daily life.
The biggest difference in my life is being comfortable and happy in a bigger house I have built. I used to live in a small house before.
 
Initial Payment
Transfer Amount
10000 KES ($98 USD)
access_time over 3 years ago
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What did you spend your first transfer on?
l spent the transfer to build a toilet.
What are you planning to spend your upcoming transfer on?
l plan to a new house .
 
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access_time over 3 years ago
 
What are you planning to spend your transfer on?
I am planning to repair my house and build a toilet.
What is the achievement you are proudest of?
The proudest achievement I can think of is having had a business dealing with in fish and maize.
What is the biggest hardship you've faced in your life?
The biggest hardship I have is that my house is small and in a state of disrepair.
What is the happiest part of your day?
The happiest part of the day is when I wake up in the morning and work in my farm.