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Celestine's family
Celestine
landscapeCountry:
kenya
workOccupation:
Other
faceAge:
18
homeHousehold Size:
6
workCampaign
Standard Kenya
Upcoming Stage
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Initial Payment
Transfer Amount
10000 KES ($99 USD)
access_time over 6 years ago
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What did you spend your first transfer on?
1000 gave to mother in law, 4,000KES buying and fixing door, 500 uniform, 400 fees 1,500 repair radio, household items utensils
What are you planning to spend your upcoming transfer on?
We plan to buy ironsheet, and timber, and build an iron roofed house. I also plan to buy a matress and a bed.
 
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access_time over 6 years ago
 
What are you planning to spend your transfer on?
I am planning to buy cement, timber, nails and iron roofing sheets which I will use to build a better house for my family.
What is the achievement you are proudest of?
My proudest achievement is having completed my secondary school education. It was not an easy task clearing my high school education because my parents were not well off, this meant that I often had to do without many items that my schoolmates had.
What is the biggest hardship you've faced in your life?
The biggest hardship that I face right now is lack of enough money to pay school fees for our children. I depend on my spouse for everything and as we have four children to take care of this puts a strain on his income.
What is the happiest part of your day?
The happiest part of my day is in the evening when my spouse comes home, we often chat and relax together, this makes me very happy.