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Patrick's family
Patrick
landscapeCountry:
kenya
workOccupation:
subsistence farming
faceAge:
51
Upcoming Stage
2nd Payment
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Initial Payment
Transfer Amount
10000 KES ($97 USD)
access_time 4 days ago
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What did you spend your token payment on?
I spent my first transfer to pay school fees for my son in college. He was in his last semester and I was scared he could not finish for lack of fees.
Describe the moment when you received your money. How did you feel?
The moment I received the transfer,I was so happy. It came at the when I needed it most as my son was going to be sent away from school.
 
Enrolled
access_time 2 months ago
 
What is the biggest hardship you've faced in your life?
My hardest problem is getting water, this area is too dry so getting water is our biggest problem.
What is the happiest part of your day?
Am always in the evening because that's when I find time to talk to my family.
What does receiving this money mean to you?
My life is going to change because am going to cement my house and pay school fees for my children.