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Peter
landscapeCountry:
kenya
workOccupation:
Subsistence farming
faceAge:
33
workCampaign
Standard Kenya
Upcoming Stage
Preparing Payments
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access_time 5 days ago
 
What does receiving this money mean to you?
Receiving this money will uplift my living standards in that I will use part of the money to build a bigger iron roofed house and for the remaining part, i intend to buy a dairy cow which in turn produce milk that i will supply to the nearby shopping center hence earning me a daily source of income.
What is the happiest part of your day?
My usual day involves keeping myself busy during mornings in my farm weeding vegetables especially during this rainy season and in the afternoon i often go looking for casual jobs in people's homes to help me earn a living. I am usually happy in the evening after arriving home from work having in mind that i had a fruitful day
What is the biggest hardship you've faced in your life?
Lack of capital to start a business has been the biggest hardship i have faced. It has always been my wish to join my friends who engage in a business entailing buying livestock and selling them at a higher price but financial constraints has made it difficult to achieve this dream. I have seen most of my friends making a higher profit through the business and so when i get my first transfer i won't hessitate joining them in the same.