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George's family
George
landscapeCountry:
kenya
workOccupation:
Subsistence farming
faceAge:
52
homeHousehold Size:
3
workCampaign
Standard Kenya
Upcoming Stage
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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?
I paid school fees 25000 KES, bought seeds 800 KES, tomato sprays 8500 KES, iron sheets 11040 KES, murram 4600 KES
Describe the biggest difference in your daily life.
My son whom I was paying school fees has cleared successfully.
 
Initial Payment
Transfer Amount
10000 KES ($98 USD)
access_time over 5 years ago
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What did you spend your first transfer on?
I used 7,000 KES to buy chairs because I had none. I also purchased foodstuffs for family consumption.
What are you planning to spend your upcoming transfer on?
I'm planning to pay collage fee to my son in collage with a portion of the transfer while the rest I'll invest in farming.
 
Enrolled
access_time almost 6 years ago
 
What are you planning to spend your transfer on?
I have planned to pay school fees for my children and would like to expand my farming business
What is the achievement you are proudest of?
My proudest achievement is that I have been able to see my children through school through my farming business.
What is the biggest hardship you've faced in your life?
The biggest hardship was loosing my wife when the children were still very young
What is the happiest part of your day?
The happiest part of my day is when I talk to my children knowing how there day has been.