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Jane's family
Subsistence farming
homeHousehold Size:
Standard Kenya
Upcoming Stage
Next Payment
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2nd Payment
Transfer Amount
50000 KES ($493 USD)
access_time almost 6 years ago
What did you spend your second transfer on?
I spent my first lumpsum transfer on building an iron roofed house.I also bought a cow and paid school fees for my child.
Describe the biggest difference in your daily life.
The biggest difference in my daily life is that I have a big house now.
Initial Payment
Transfer Amount
10000 KES ($98 USD)
access_time almost 6 years ago
What did you spend your first transfer on?
l spent the transfer on buying a sheep l also paid school fee.
What are you planning to spend your upcoming transfer on?
l plan to build a house and l also plan to buy a cow and to pay school.
access_time 6 years ago
What are you planning to spend your transfer on?
I would like to build a new house because this one is small,I would also like to buy some household items like blankets,mattress,bedsheets so that I can sleep comfortable.
What is the achievement you are proudest of?
The achievement I can talk of is that I joined adult education and I am now able to read and write.
What is the biggest hardship you've faced in your life?
The hardship I would say I have faced is the burden of paying school fees given the fact that I also don't have a proper source of income.
What is the happiest part of your day?
The happiest part of my day is in the morning while I am preparing breakfast for my children because I feel happy when they are satisfied.