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George's family
George
landscapeCountry:
kenya
workOccupation:
Motorcycle or bicycle taxi
faceAge:
32
homeHousehold Size:
7
workCampaign
Standard Kenya
Upcoming Stage
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2nd Payment
Transfer Amount
50000 KES ($497 USD)
access_time over 5 years ago
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What did you spend your second transfer on?
I spent my first transfer on paying school fees.I also leased land and ploughed and bought chairs.
Describe the biggest difference in your daily life.
The biggest difference in my daily life is that I have chairs in my house.
 
Initial Payment
Transfer Amount
10000 KES ($98 USD)
access_time almost 6 years ago
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What did you spend your first transfer on?
The recipient just realized now that there is money on his Safaricom line as such, he hasn't used it.
What are you planning to spend your upcoming transfer on?
I'm planning to build a nice house with a portion of the transfer while the rest I'll invest in livestock.
 
Enrolled
access_time almost 6 years ago
 
What are you planning to spend your transfer on?
Planning to build my house and buy new chairs Planning to build up a note toilet after the one we had fell down Planning to open up a small business
What is the achievement you are proudest of?
My proudest achievements are my family and my house
What is the biggest hardship you've faced in your life?
The biggest hardship I have faced in life is financial instability with my current bug family plus am the one also taking care of my mother
What is the happiest part of your day?
The happiest part of my day is my morning hours when I wake up able to get a customer to get at least some money to feed my family