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George's family
George
landscapeCountry:
kenya
workOccupation:
Other
faceAge:
53
homeHousehold Size:
1
workCampaign
Standard Kenya
Upcoming Stage
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2nd Payment
Transfer Amount
50000 KES ($497 USD)
access_time over 5 years ago
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What did you spend your second transfer on?
I used My first lump-sum transfer on building a new house (48000) and bought food for my household (1800).
Describe the biggest difference in your daily life.
I had a small house but now i built a bigger house that can accommodate my family and guests. This is one wish that has come true.
 
Initial Payment
Transfer Amount
10000 KES ($98 USD)
access_time over 5 years ago
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What did you spend your first transfer on?
I spent my token payment on buying a bed and a mattress.I also bought clothes and food.
What are you planning to spend your upcoming transfer on?
I am planning to spend my upcoming lumpsum payment on building an iron roofed house.
 
Enrolled
access_time almost 6 years ago
 
What are you planning to spend your transfer on?
I would like to use part of the transfer to open up a business to generate income to sustain my life. Secondly l would wish to build a bigger house because my house is very small. Finally l would like to buy a cow to incase of any emergency.
What is the achievement you are proudest of?
My proudest achievement is that l have worked hard in my farm which has really helped me in terms of food security.
What is the biggest hardship you've faced in your life?
My biggest hardship in life is poor source of income to support my life.
What is the happiest part of your day?
My happiest part of the day is in the evening when I have something to eat.