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Jackline's family
Jackline
landscapeCountry:
kenya
workOccupation:
Other
faceAge:
19
homeHousehold Size:
5
workCampaign
Standard Kenya
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2nd Payment
Transfer Amount
50000 KES ($493 USD)
access_time over 5 years ago
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What did you spend your second transfer on?
We spent 30,000 KES to buy iron sheets, nails and poles as part of construction materials, paid school fees for 15,000 KES for my sister in secondary school, spent 3,000 KES to start an eggs selling business and the rest was spent on buying food.
Describe the biggest difference in your daily life.
We have already bought some materials to use in construction of our house and we are certain that once we receive the last transfer we will be able to construct a much bigger house with better roofing and the business I started enable me to get some daily income.
 
Initial Payment
Transfer Amount
10000 KES ($99 USD)
access_time over 5 years ago
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What did you spend your first transfer on?
I spent 4000 KES of my token payment on poultry farming and the rest of it on clothing for my household.
What are you planning to spend your upcoming transfer on?
I will build a house made of 20 iron sheets using the whole of my upcoming lumpsum payment.
 
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access_time almost 6 years ago
 
What are you planning to spend your transfer on?
I would like to use part of the transfer the to a house because we do not have a bigger house. Secondly l would wish to buy a cow which will help us incase of any emergency. Lastly l would like to use the rest of the money to cement our house.
What is the achievement you are proudest of?
My proudest achievement is that we have struggled and built a rental house though it is not cemented.
What is the biggest hardship you've faced in your life?
My biggest hardship in life is lack of money to sustain my family.
What is the happiest part of your day?
My happiest part of the day is in the morning when everyone in my house is in good health.