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Florence
landscapeCountry:
uganda
workOccupation:
subsistence farming
faceAge:
42
workCampaign
Standard Uganda
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Initial Payment
Transfer Amount
1754517 UGX ($461 USD)
access_time 2 months ago
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Describe the biggest difference in your daily life.
The biggest change is happiness, i have built a house and i feel so relieved in my daily life. Initially i used to sleep on paper bags but now i sleep on a mattress.
Describe the moment when you received your money. How did you feel?
I felt so happy and prayed to God for sending GD to deliver me from this poor state. I couldn't go back to sleep till morning.
What did you spend your first transfer on?
I bought building materials like bricks, timber, iron sheets, nails and paid construction labor @ 1300000 Ugx, a mattress @95000 clothes and books 105000 and a balance of 200000 ugx.
 
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access_time 3 months ago
 
What does receiving this money mean to you?
Receiving this money means that, i will be able to afford better medical care for an illness that has persisted in my life.
What is the happiest part of your day?
Morning time is my happiest part of the day.This usually happens after having breakfast.
What is the biggest hardship you've faced in your life?
My biggest hardship is lack of enough money to cater for my frequent medical bills.