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Samwel's family
Samwel
landscapeCountry:
kenya
workOccupation:
Other
faceAge:
52
homeHousehold Size:
5
workCampaign
Standard Kenya
Upcoming Stage
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2nd Payment
Transfer Amount
50000 KES ($493 USD)
access_time 5 years ago
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What did you spend your second transfer on?
I used the whole of the first lumpsum transfer in catering for the cost of building iron roof house.
Describe the biggest difference in your daily life.
I am relieved because I didn't have a house but now I have.
 
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 spent the transfer on paying for timber deposit that i will use in building ksh 7000, school fees ksh 1700 and food ksh 1300.
What are you planning to spend your upcoming transfer on?
I am planning to spend it on building.
 
Enrolled
access_time over 5 years ago
 
What are you planning to spend your transfer on?
I have planned to build a permanent house for my children.
What is the achievement you are proudest of?
My proudest achievement Is that I am educating my children.
What is the biggest hardship you've faced in your life?
The biggest hardship is that I have buried my two wives and I am struggling with the children.
What is the happiest part of your day?
The happiest part of my day is when I get a job to do.