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Maurice's family
Maurice
landscapeCountry:
kenya
workOccupation:
Small business
faceAge:
44
homeHousehold Size:
9
workCampaign
Standard Kenya
Upcoming Stage
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2nd Payment
Transfer Amount
50000 KES ($493 USD)
access_time over 6 years ago
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What did you spend your second transfer on?
l spent 30000 kshs of the transfer to buy land, l paid fees of 10000 kshs to my child in secondary school, l also bought furniture at 8000 kshs.
Describe the biggest difference in your daily life.
The biggest difference in my life is l now have aplace to put up a home and l have also paid school fees comfortably.
 
Initial Payment
Transfer Amount
10000 KES ($99 USD)
access_time over 6 years ago
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What did you spend your first transfer on?
I spent the transfer on paying school fees ksh 6000, chair ksh 2100 and ksh 1700 was spent on food.
What are you planning to spend your upcoming transfer on?
I am planning to repair my house and clear school fees.
 
Enrolled
access_time almost 7 years ago
 
What are you planning to spend your transfer on?
I have planned to plaster my house and pay school fees for my children.
What is the achievement you are proudest of?
The proudest achievement is that I have a home of my own.
What is the biggest hardship you've faced in your life?
The biggest hardship is that my things have been stolen many times making my business to collapse all the time.
What is the happiest part of your day?
The happiest part of my day is when am operating my small "kiosk" shop.