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Hippoletus's family
Hippoletus
landscapeCountry:
kenya
workOccupation:
Other
faceAge:
44
homeHousehold Size:
5
workCampaign
Standard Kenya
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2nd Payment
Transfer Amount
50000 KES ($496 USD)
access_time over 5 years ago
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What did you spend your second transfer on?
I bought cement (15000 KES) windows (7000 KES) murram (2000 KES) bricks ( 2000 KES) and still keeping around 20000 KES for building and food expenses.
Describe the biggest difference in your daily life.
The biggest difference in my is that I have placed everything down and ready to build a house.
 
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 bought a cupboard @ 9,000KES, and spent the rest on food.
What are you planning to spend your upcoming transfer on?
I plan to buy cement and sand, and cement the floor and walls of my house to finish the construction.
 
Enrolled
access_time almost 6 years ago
 
What are you planning to spend your transfer on?
We are planning to invest in charcoal and maize business so that we have reliable source of income, pay school fee for our children and buy a mattress because we have none.
What is the achievement you are proudest of?
I am proudest of feeding my children by joining merry-go-round groups.
What is the biggest hardship you've faced in your life?
The biggest hardship we face in our life is that we lack reliable source of income and so we are not able to meet our family's needs.
What is the happiest part of your day?
The happiest part of my day is in the morning when I wake up because for me it's a privilege to wake up a live.