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Faith's family
Faith
landscapeCountry:
kenya
workOccupation:
Other
faceAge:
24
homeHousehold Size:
4
workCampaign
Standard Kenya
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2nd Payment
Transfer Amount
50000 KES ($493 USD)
access_time over 4 years ago
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What did you spend your second transfer on?
I spent 28000 KES in buying iron sheets, 1650 KES in buying nails and bought livestock at 19200 KES.
Describe the biggest difference in your daily life.
I already have building materials which gives me the hope of soon building iron roof house.
 
Initial Payment
Transfer Amount
10000 KES ($99 USD)
access_time over 4 years ago
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What did you spend your first transfer on?
I spent 3600 KES of my token transfer on a mattress, 1500 KES on subsistence farming and the remaining part of this transfer on food.
What are you planning to spend your upcoming transfer on?
I am planning to built my own home since I am currently staying in my mother-in-law's compound and spend the remaining part of it on a pair of oxen.
 
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access_time over 4 years ago
 
What are you planning to spend your transfer on?
We plan to build a home, a toilet, buy livestock like cows and sheep and to buy household items that we lack like beddings and sofa sets.
What is the achievement you are proudest of?
The achievement am proudest of is the ability to provide clothing, shelter, enough food and education for the my children.
What is the biggest hardship you've faced in your life?
The biggest hardship we face is the need to build a house. Our house is leaking, we really need to build a tin roofed one.
What is the happiest part of your day?
The happiest part of my day is when cooking, especially dinner because then I get my children to help out.