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Milka's family
Milka
landscapeCountry:
kenya
workOccupation:
Subsistence farming
faceAge:
41
homeHousehold Size:
9
workCampaign
Standard Kenya
Upcoming Stage
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2nd Payment
Transfer Amount
50000 KES ($496 USD)
access_time over 5 years ago
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What did you spend your second transfer on?
I spent my first lumpsum transfer on building a classroom.I also bought 8 sacks of maize and 2 goats.
Describe the biggest difference in your daily life.
The biggest difference in my daily life is that I have an extra classroom in my school.
 
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?
I spent my token payment on paying school fees for my daughter and bought a water tank.
What are you planning to spend your upcoming transfer on?
I am planning to spend my upcoming lumpsum payment on paying school fees.I also want to buy a cow and add capital to my business.
 
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access_time 6 years ago
 
What are you planning to spend your transfer on?
We plan to pay school fees, to invest in development of a nursery school we run, buy livestock and pay tithe in church
What is the achievement you are proudest of?
The achievement am proudest of is my teaching job, I have changed lives of so many children in my community.
What is the biggest hardship you've faced in your life?
The biggest hardship I have faced in my life is financial instability, I live on loans
What is the happiest part of your day?
The happiest part of my day is in the morning when I go to farm after which I go to school to teach.