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Eunice's family
Small business
Standard Kenya
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3rd Payment
Transfer Amount
50000 KES ($500 USD)
access_time 6 years ago
What did you spend your third transfer on?
I bought building materials that I used to expand my house because it was too small and could not comfortably accommodate my growing family.I also bought a cow worth 15000 KES because it acts as my savings since I can sell it when I experience any financial crisis.
2nd Payment
Transfer Amount
50000 KES ($481 USD)
access_time almost 7 years ago
What did you spend your second transfer on?
I spent my second transfer on extending my house which was initially single roomed, to a three roomed house. I also purchased a cow which to me was the best way I could save a portion of the transfer for future use.
Describe the biggest difference in your daily life.
The biggest difference in my daily life is the joy I find every morning waking up in a very beautiful and secure house.
Initial Payment
Transfer Amount
10000 KES ($97 USD)
access_time 7 years ago
What did you spend your first transfer on?
I spent my first transfer on buying a goat 3000 KES and a half bag of maize 2500 KES. I bought clothes for my family members 1500 KES and food too.
Describe the moment when you received your money. How did you feel?
The moment I received my first transfer,I felt very happy since at that time I had no money, as the money came at the right time hence I knew I could afford food for my family's consumption henceforth.
access_time over 7 years ago
What is the biggest hardship you've faced in your life?
The biggest hardship I currently face is lack of finance to help me take care of my family.
What is the happiest part of your day?
The happiest part of my day is in the evening when I have gone through the day successfully and I have fed my family.
What does receiving this money mean to you?
Receiving this money will help me boost my business to a larger scale to help me care for my family well.