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Shine's family
Shine
landscapeCountry:
kenya
workOccupation:
Subsistence farming
faceAge:
19
homeHousehold Size:
3
workCampaign
Standard Kenya
Upcoming Stage
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2nd Payment
Transfer Amount
50000 KES ($496 USD)
access_time over 3 years ago
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What did you spend your second transfer on?
I spent my first transfer on buying a cow and leasing land for ploughing.
Describe the biggest difference in your daily life.
The biggest difference in my daily life is that I have land that I ploughed and expecting good harvest
 
Initial Payment
Transfer Amount
10000 KES ($98 USD)
access_time over 3 years ago
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What did you spend your first transfer on?
I spent my token payment on buying a cow.
What are you planning to spend your upcoming transfer on?
I am planning to spend my upcoming lumpsum payment on starting a livestock business.I also want to pay school fees for my child.
 
Enrolled
access_time almost 4 years ago
 
What are you planning to spend your transfer on?
We will use a half of it to pay school fees for our 4 year old son and the rest as capital for animals enterprise.
What is the achievement you are proudest of?
The achievement that we are proudest of is that we have constructed our house where we live comfortably.
What is the biggest hardship you've faced in your life?
The biggest hardship i have faced is terminal illnesses experienced by my wife.
What is the happiest part of your day?
The happiest part of my day is when I have the opportunity to go the shamba.