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Filigona's family
Filigona
landscapeCountry:
kenya
workOccupation:
Subsistence farming
faceAge:
31
homeHousehold Size:
5
workCampaign
Standard Kenya
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3rd Payment
Transfer Amount
48250 KES ($476 USD)
access_time over 5 years ago
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What did you spend your third transfer on?
I spent my second transfer on buying a cupboard.I also bought a set of chairs,a goat and it's Kid and bought my clothing.
Do you have any new goals that you didn't have before receiving the transfer?
I have a new goal of of buying a water tank.
How is your life different than it would have been if you never received the transfer?
My life different than it would have been if I never received the transfer because I moved from mud house to cemented house which doesn't require constant repair.
 
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 spent my first lumpsum transfer on plastering my house and putting steel doors.I also bought a mattress.
Describe the biggest difference in your daily life.
The biggest difference in my daily life is that I sleep in a very comfortable bed.
 
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 bought some cushions, purchased a sack of maize grains, and also bought school uniform to my son in primary school.
What are you planning to spend your upcoming transfer on?
I'm planning to plaster my house. I'm also planning to buy a cow with the remaining amount.
 
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access_time 6 years ago
 
What are you planning to spend your transfer on?
I would like to use part of the transfer to plaster my house because maintaining the house is very expensive . Secondly l would wish to open up a business to generate income to sustain my children. Finally I would wish to buy a cow which l can use in futu
What is the achievement you are proudest of?
My proudest achievement is that l have struggled and bought goats which l can use incase of any emergency.
What is the biggest hardship you've faced in your life?
My biggest hardship in life is poor source of income to support my children.
What is the happiest part of your day?
My happiest part of the is in the morning when children are good health.