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Elida's family
Subsistence farming
homeHousehold Size:
Standard Kenya
Upcoming Stage
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2nd Payment
Transfer Amount
50000 KES ($496 USD)
access_time over 5 years ago
What did you spend your second transfer on?
I bought steel door and windows (13000 KES) fascia board (3500 KES), paid school fees (5000 KES), two cow (25500 KES), and two sacks of maize (6000 KES)
Describe the biggest difference in your daily life.
The biggest difference is that I now have steel door,windows, fascia board and cows have been longing for.
Initial Payment
Transfer Amount
10000 KES ($99 USD)
access_time almost 6 years ago
What did you spend your first transfer on?
I used most of the transfer to build a kitchen. I also purchased foodstuffs for family consumption.
What are you planning to spend your upcoming transfer on?
I'm planning to buy two oxen for farming activities. I'm also planning to buy other house items with the remaining amount.
access_time 6 years ago
What are you planning to spend your transfer on?
I am planning to invest in livestock rearing to assist me in future with school fee, boost my maize business for daily income, buy a new door, window, and build a new kitchen.
What is the achievement you are proudest of?
The achievement I am proudest of is that I have livestock.
What is the biggest hardship you've faced in your life?
My biggest hardship is lack of sufficient funds to feed my family because my spouse has no job and I do not have reliable source of income.
What is the happiest part of your day?
The happiest part of my day is in the afternoon when I am at my work place interacting with my customers.