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What does receiving this money mean to you?
I differed my college education in 2019 due to lack of school fees. I was in my second year then and my parents were unable to cater for my studies as they have no reliable source of income. I am remaining with 2 semesters in order to finish my procurement course. Receiving this money means that I will use KES 60000 to clear the remaining balance plus accommodation. For the remaining balance, I intend to buy a small piece of land for us to relocate as the current place is small; bearing in mind my husband has many siblings.
What is the happiest part of your day?
My husband got a salary increase two months ago in his place of work. This was attributed to his hard work and determination. Since he is the firstborn, he has taken responsibility to pay school fees for his younger siblings as well as fend for us. We thank God for this as we pray for more blessings.
What is the biggest hardship you've faced in your life?
I differed my college education two years ago because of lack of school fees and decided to get married. Life has been difficult since I cannot secure any job due to lack of enough education documents. I am currently a housewife carrying out household chores. Living with the reality of not being able to finish my studies pains me off.