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Kennedy's family
Kennedy
landscapeCountry:
kenya
workOccupation:
House construction
faceAge:
37
homeHousehold Size:
8
workCampaign
Standard Kenya
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2nd Payment
Transfer Amount
50000 KES ($496 USD)
access_time almost 3 years ago
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What did you spend your second transfer on?
I used my first lump-sum transfer to buy two sets of chairs (18000),School uniforms (3000), 2 goats (6000) a bag of maize (3000), boost my wife's business (6000), food and emergencies (13000).
Describe the biggest difference in your daily life.
My family's life has improved because we now have comfortable seats, my children's school needs have been met and they can study without fear of being chased away.
 
Initial Payment
Transfer Amount
10000 KES ($98 USD)
access_time 3 years ago
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What did you spend your first transfer on?
I bought sacks of maize, mosquito nets, clothes and boosted my wife's business.
What are you planning to spend your upcoming transfer on?
I'm planning to buy furniture and livestock. I also want to boost my business further.
 
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access_time over 3 years ago
 
What are you planning to spend your transfer on?
Planning to buy food in the house because of a big family food is really required Planning to buy my children beddings to avoid them from catching cold Planning to funish my house because I currently don't have seats in my house Planning to pay for my ch
What is the achievement you are proudest of?
My proudest achievement so are my poultry where I focus so much incase of any emergency they can help out
What is the biggest hardship you've faced in your life?
My biggest hardship is when I was operated in the chest I lost my job and now am not able to do hard tasks
What is the happiest part of your day?
The happiest moment of the day are my mornings when I receive a call from any of my friends that their is a casual job that will earn me some money.