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Dorina's family
Dorina
landscapeCountry:
kenya
workOccupation:
subsistence farming
faceAge:
82
homeHousehold Size:
2
workCampaign
Standard Kenya
Upcoming Stage
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2nd Payment
Transfer Amount
50000 KES ($496 USD)
access_time 2 years ago
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Describe the biggest difference in your daily life.
The biggest difference is that l have a nice house.
 
Initial Payment
Transfer Amount
10000 KES ($98 USD)
access_time over 2 years ago
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What did you spend your first transfer on?
I bought a bed and a mattress with a portion of the money. Paid school fees to my grandson in high school while the rest I spent on foodstuffs.
What are you planning to spend your upcoming transfer on?
I'm planning to complete my new house with a larger portion of the transfer. I'm also planning to build a kitchen with the remaining amount.
 
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access_time over 2 years ago
 
What are you planning to spend your transfer on?
Am planning to finish my house and furnish it An also planning to extend my farming to get good produce from my farms Planning to buy utensils and beddings
What is the achievement you are proudest of?
My greatest achievement is my son whom I committed to educating and now is out and helping me out .
What is the biggest hardship you've faced in your life?
My biggest hardship was when I was poverty stricken j had to do casual work to make a living and put food on the table but now after all that commitment I can look back and say am somewhere.
What is the happiest part of your day?
My happiest moments are when am doing my farming I even find it hard at times to come home but because of time I always have to set aside remaining work and come back home .