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Peterson
landscapeCountry:
liberia
faceAge:
60
workCampaign
Liberia COVID-19
Upcoming Stage
Next Payment
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2nd Payment
Transfer Amount
9505 LRD ($48 USD)
access_time 21 days ago
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How is your life different than it would have been if you never received the transfer?
Before life been hard but since gd give the transfer things getting better but if he was going to loss he could feel bad.
 
Initial Payment
Transfer Amount
9505 LRD ($48 USD)
access_time 2 months ago
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How is your life different than it would have been if you never received the transfer?
My life is different because I have money to pay my children school and buy food for the family.
 
Enrolled
access_time 3 months ago
 
What do you plan to do with the cash transfer?
I will buy food for my house because it is a major periority
What does receiving this money mean to you?
It is a great financial relief in this time.
What is the happiest part of your day?
For me i am always happy because i like to manage frustration.
What is the biggest hardship you've faced in your life?
During the 2003 war no one in my family was working and so it was a challenge because we could not even get food to eat.