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Elizabeth
landscapeCountry:
kenya
workOccupation:
Other
faceAge:
20
workCampaign
Standard Kenya
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3rd Payment
Transfer Amount
47900 KES ($475 USD)
access_time over 3 years ago
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What did you spend your third transfer on?
We bought and repaired a second-hand engine boat which we are now using for fishing which is the main source of income for my family.
 
2nd Payment
Transfer Amount
50000 KES ($481 USD)
access_time over 4 years ago
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What did you spend your second transfer on?
I added some of my savings to the second transfer and spent on constructing a fishing boat that my spouse uses for fishing.
Describe the biggest difference in your daily life.
The biggest difference in my daily life is the improved living standards due to having a source of income.
 
Initial Payment
Transfer Amount
10000 KES ($97 USD)
access_time over 4 years ago
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What did you spend your first transfer on?
I spent my entire first transfer to buy an engine for my fishing boat which is our major source of income.
Describe the moment when you received your money. How did you feel?
When I received the money, I was very happy because our boat had broken due to engine failure but now were going to be able to repair. Thank you GD for transfer.
 
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access_time almost 5 years ago
 
What is the biggest hardship you've faced in your life?
My biggest hardship currently is lack of proper housing.We live with my spouse' s siblings and the house we have is small.Thus most of the times Im not comfortable since they are also teenagers.
What is the happiest part of your day?
The happiest time of my day is during the day when Im held up in my small business I operate since this is our source of income.
What does receiving this money mean to you?
I'm happy to be receiving this money because I have some hardships in my family that I believe the money will help me sort out.