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Johnson's family
Johnson
landscapeCountry:
kenya
workOccupation:
Other
faceAge:
31
homeHousehold Size:
6
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 bought iron sheets (18000 KES) timber (5000 KES) settled a debt (15000 KES) and still saving (15000 KES) for building.
Describe the biggest difference in your daily life.
The difference is that I have settled debts which has been stressing me. I am also sure of building a house because I have bought materials.
 
Initial Payment
Transfer Amount
10000 KES ($99 USD)
access_time almost 6 years ago
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What did you spend your first transfer on?
I paid debt of 10,000 KSH.
What are you planning to spend your upcoming transfer on?
I'm planning to build the house.
 
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access_time almost 6 years ago
 
What are you planning to spend your transfer on?
I would like to expand my quarry business by employing more workers who will help in transporting rocks to a variety of markets so that we can make more money.
What is the achievement you are proudest of?
I am proud of owning a house because in the past,I used to rent a house at the center and it was costly.
What is the biggest hardship you've faced in your life?
My biggest hardship has been to raise enough money that can enable me send my children to school.
What is the happiest part of your day?
The happiest part of my day is in the evening when I return home from work because I get to relax a bit as I wait for supper to be brought on the table.