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I spent on cementing my house. I also paid my orphaned niece's 7,000 KES school fees.
Describe the biggest difference in your daily life.
The biggest difference in my daily life is that I'm currently settled after cementing the house and paying the children's school fees. The house was previously very dusty causing respiratory infections to my family.
10000 KES ($98 USD)
access_time almost 5 years ago
What did you spend your first transfer on?
I spent my token payment on paying school fees.I also bought cement.
What are you planning to spend your upcoming transfer on?
I am planning to spend my upcoming lumpsum payment on plastering my house.I also paid school fes and added capital to my cereal business.
access_time 5 years ago
What are you planning to spend your transfer on?
I would like to clear school fee for my children. Secondly, I would also wish to buy water tank for domestic use.
What is the achievement you are proudest of?
I bought goats and used the money to educate my children beyond primary school.
What is the biggest hardship you've faced in your life?
Lack of enough money to educate my children beyond secondary school.
What is the happiest part of your day?
When I have managed to successfully feed my children.