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Pamela's family
Pamela
landscapeCountry:
kenya
workOccupation:
Other
faceAge:
42
homeHousehold Size:
9
workCampaign
Standard Kenya
Upcoming Stage
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2nd Payment
Transfer Amount
50000 KES ($493 USD)
access_time 6 years ago
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What did you spend your second transfer on?
l am planning to build my house so l have bought some building materials at 24000 kshs, the remaining balance l still have it with me as l wait to start building.
Describe the biggest difference in your daily life.
l now have hopes that l am going to have a spacious nice comfortable house.
 
Initial Payment
Transfer Amount
10000 KES ($99 USD)
access_time over 6 years ago
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What did you spend your first transfer on?
I used 7,000 KES to pay my son in high school fee. I also bought family foodstuffs and other household items.
What are you planning to spend your upcoming transfer on?
I'm planning to build a new and larger iron roofed house. I'm also planning to build a pit latrine because I don't have one at the moment.
 
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access_time over 6 years ago
 
What are you planning to spend your transfer on?
I plan to clear all the school fees that my son owes the school.I also plan to build a pit latrine since I have none.Lastly,I plan to establish my home.
What is the achievement you are proudest of?
The achievement I am proudest of is that I own a solar lamp and I have been using it as a source of lighting,I nolonger use paraffin as a source of lighting fuel.
What is the biggest hardship you've faced in your life?
The biggest hardship in my life is the burden of school fees that is ahead of me.This is because I don't have a proper source of income hence raising school is a very big issue for me.
What is the happiest part of your day?
The happiest part of my day is in the morning when having breakfast together with my children before they go to school.