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Edwin's family
Edwin
landscapeCountry:
kenya
workOccupation:
Other
faceAge:
43
homeHousehold Size:
2
workCampaign
Standard Kenya
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2nd Payment
Transfer Amount
50000 KES ($495 USD)
access_time 5 years ago
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What did you spend your second transfer on?
I spent the 9,000 KES on food, clothes and other consumables.
Describe the biggest difference in your daily life.
The biggest difference in my life is that I currently run a seedling project. I intend to cash in on the seedlings in 5 years time.
 
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 hired a farm at 2,500 KSH, I also gave out 2,500 KSH to my church and rest I spend it on food.
What are you planning to spend your upcoming transfer on?
I'm planning to create my on electricity through wind, thereafter i'll be able to supply my community at a better cost.
 
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access_time over 5 years ago
 
What are you planning to spend your transfer on?
I would like to use part of the transfer to use part of the transfer to open up a business to generate income to sustain my family. Secondly l would like to plant trees to generate income.l would like to make a power station which will help do business
What is the achievement you are proudest of?
My proudest achievement is that l have managed to build my own house.
What is the biggest hardship you've faced in your life?
My biggest hardship in life is lack of capital to do business.
What is the happiest part of your day?
My happiest part of the day is in the afternoon when grazzing cows