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Beatrice's family
Beatrice
landscapeCountry:
kenya
workOccupation:
Small business
faceAge:
29
homeHousehold Size:
9
workCampaign
Standard Kenya
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2nd Payment
Transfer Amount
50000 KES ($493 USD)
access_time over 5 years ago
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What did you spend your second transfer on?
My husband used 40,000 KES to pay my bride price, used 5,000 KES to boost my fish business, bought two blankets at 1,200 KES, two pair of school shoes at 900 KES, two school bags at 200 KES, a sack of maize at 2,000 KES.
Describe the biggest difference in your daily life.
My children and the entire family are now very clean and smart.
 
Initial Payment
Transfer Amount
10000 KES ($99 USD)
access_time over 5 years ago
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What did you spend your first transfer on?
I used my token payment to pay college fee for my in-law (7000) and used 3000 to farm.
What are you planning to spend your upcoming transfer on?
I am planning to use my upcoming lump-sum payment to build a new house and organize for my dowry payment.
 
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access_time over 5 years ago
 
What are you planning to spend your transfer on?
I have planned to pay school fees,we are going to pay dowry and the last one we will build our own house.
What is the achievement you are proudest of?
The proudest achievement is that I have bought household items through the work that I do.
What is the biggest hardship you've faced in your life?
The biggest hardship is that we are taking care of orphaned children and we have no proper source of income.
What is the happiest part of your day?
The happiest part of my day is when am farming.