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Elisha's family
Casual labour
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 bought two cows for 30000 KES, bought furniture with 15000 KES, gave my wife 2000 KES for shopping and spent 3000 KES for smearing my house.
Describe the biggest difference in your daily life.
I have bull cows for ox-ploughing. I will be able to practice large scale farming.
Initial Payment
Transfer Amount
10000 KES ($99 USD)
access_time almost 6 years ago
What did you spend your first transfer on?
I built a latrine with 7200 KES, bought seedlings with 700 KES,gave my wife 1000 KES and spent 1000 KES on food.
What are you planning to spend your upcoming transfer on?
I am planning to build a house and buy cows with the upcoming lumpsum transfer.
access_time 6 years ago
What are you planning to spend your transfer on?
I have planned to build a toilet with the first transfer,the second transfer I will use it to buy household items and set up a small business. The last transfer I will buy a motorcycle.
What is the achievement you are proudest of?
The proudest achievement is that I have bought some livestock and I have ensured that my siblings are always in school.
What is the biggest hardship you've faced in your life?
The biggest hardship is that I work so hard and I get very little money which I spend on school fees.
What is the happiest part of your day?
The happiest part of my day is when am working since I know at the end of it I will make money.