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Valary's family
Valary
landscapeCountry:
kenya
workOccupation:
Brick making
faceAge:
24
homeHousehold Size:
4
workCampaign
Standard Kenya
Upcoming Stage
Next Payment
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Initial Payment
Transfer Amount
10000 KES ($99 USD)
access_time over 5 years ago
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What did you spend your first transfer on?
I bought a matress at 4500 shillings, 2000 shillings to buy groceries that I sell to get an income, I bought one sac at 2600 shillings, 2 bed sheets at 800 and the rest i used to buy food.
What are you planning to spend your upcoming transfer on?
I would like to build a house with the second lump sum and increase my business and pay for my children's school fees.
 
Enrolled
access_time almost 6 years ago
 
What are you planning to spend your transfer on?
We would like to establish our home because we feel that it is a good idea to move out of my father's compound. We would like to spend the rest on payment of bride price.
What is the achievement you are proudest of?
My proudest achievement was getting married to a responsible man and raising children.
What is the biggest hardship you've faced in your life?
Our biggest hardship is that we don't have a reliable source of income, hence we find it difficult to raise money to buy food for our children.
What is the happiest part of your day?
My happiest part of the day is in the afternoon because it is the time I weave baskets that I take to the market inorder to make money.