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Emilly's family
Emilly
landscapeCountry:
kenya
workOccupation:
Casual labour
faceAge:
27
homeHousehold Size:
9
workCampaign
Standard Kenya
Upcoming Stage
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2nd Payment
Transfer Amount
50000 KES ($495 USD)
access_time over 3 years ago
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What did you spend your second transfer on?
I spent my first lumpsum transfer on plastering house.I also paid school fees for my nephew and bought maize for my family.
Describe the biggest difference in your daily life.
The biggest difference in my daily life is that I have a neat house now.
 
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 plastering my house.I also bought maize for my family.
What are you planning to spend your upcoming transfer on?
I am planning to spend my upcoming lumpsum payment on paying school fees for orphans am staying with.I also want to build a kitchen and buy a cow.
 
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access_time almost 4 years ago
 
What are you planning to spend your transfer on?
We are planning to pay school fees for an orphan child who lives with us, build a toilet, buy household items and build a external kitchen. If there is any left over cash, I will buy some livestock.
What is the achievement you are proudest of?
The proudest achievement that I am proudest of is having bought a sofa set for my house using my savings.
What is the biggest hardship you've faced in your life?
The biggest hardship I have is lack of enough food for my family.
What is the happiest part of your day?
The happiest part of the day is when I wake up in the morning and go to the farm or do household chores.