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Jane's family
Jane
landscapeCountry:
kenya
workOccupation:
Small business
faceAge:
39
homeHousehold Size:
6
workCampaign
Standard Kenya
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2nd Payment
Transfer Amount
50000 KES ($496 USD)
access_time 4 years ago
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What did you spend your second transfer on?
I used my transfer to expand my house (50000). I topped up with money from savings i had (17000).
Describe the biggest difference in your daily life.
I used to live in a two roomed house with my three children. For 15 years we have been rained on and squeezed and i had a desire to build a new house but could not afford. I am thankful to GD for supporting me to achieve my dream, i now have a five roomed house, God bless you.
 
Initial Payment
Transfer Amount
10000 KES ($99 USD)
access_time over 4 years ago
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What did you spend your first transfer on?
We spent my Token payment on Secondary school fee for our children and also food
What are you planning to spend your upcoming transfer on?
We plan to spend my upcoming lump sum payment on extending our current house and plastering it.With the balance we will pay school fee for our children.
 
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access_time over 4 years ago
 
What are you planning to spend your transfer on?
I would like to use part of the transfer to pay school fees for our son who is joining form one next year. Secondly l would wish to build a rental house being that we have a plot next to the road which is very strategic for rental houses. Finally l would like to pay school fees for my step daughter who dropped out of school in form three because of lack of school fees.
What is the achievement you are proudest of?
My proudest achievement is that l used not to have house but we have struggled and built a better house.
What is the biggest hardship you've faced in your life?
My biggest hardship in life is lack of money to expand my business to generate more income to sustain my family.
What is the happiest part of your day?
My happiest part of the day is in the evening after making good sales in my business knowing that I am able to buy food for my family.