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Teresa's family
Teresa
landscapeCountry:
kenya
workOccupation:
Other
faceAge:
39
homeHousehold Size:
9
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 36,000KES on buying 2 oxen for ploughing, and paid 10,000KES school fees. I also spent 4,000KES on medical expenses for my child.
Describe the biggest difference in your daily life.
I spent the token on crop cultivation, I have now gotten a good harvest hence a lot of food.
 
Initial Payment
Transfer Amount
10000 KES ($98 USD)
access_time over 4 years ago
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What did you spend your first transfer on?
I used 6,000 to till my farm. I still have some cash at hand which I'll use for planting.
What are you planning to spend your upcoming transfer on?
I'm planning to cement both floor and walls of my house. Currently it is earth. I'm also planning to purchase other household items with the remaining amount.
 
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access_time almost 5 years ago
 
What are you planning to spend your transfer on?
I am planning to use part of the money on my children's education, purchase seeds for maize, beans sorghum and cement my walls.
What is the achievement you are proudest of?
My proudest achievement is that I have been able to take good care of my children by ensuring that they get good education and food to eat.
What is the biggest hardship you've faced in your life?
The biggest hardship I have faced in life is lack of sufficient resources to meet the needs of my family.
What is the happiest part of your day?
The happiest part of my day is in the morning when I wake up a live.