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Joshua's family
Joshua
landscapeCountry:
kenya
workOccupation:
Subsistence farming
faceAge:
39
homeHousehold Size:
6
workCampaign
Standard Kenya
Upcoming Stage
Next Payment
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Initial Payment
Transfer Amount
10000 KES ($99 USD)
access_time over 3 years ago
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What did you spend your first transfer on?
I bought a sheep at 4,500 KES. I also paid fee to my 4 children in primary school.
What are you planning to spend your upcoming transfer on?
I'm planning to build a new iron roofed house because my current house is too small in size. I'm also planning to pay dowry with the remaining amount.
 
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access_time over 3 years ago
 
What are you planning to spend your transfer on?
I plan to build a new house, buy livestock like cattle and sheep, the rest we will use to buy household items that we lack.
What is the achievement you are proudest of?
The achievement am proudest of is my family, my wife and kids. I am proud that I married a wife and now we have four wonderful children. My family is my pride
What is the biggest hardship you've faced in your life?
The biggest hardship I face is the fact that I need to build a bigger house. This something I have been longing to do but haven't been able to.
What is the happiest part of your day?
The happiest part of my day is early in the morning when I go to the farm.