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Clarice's family
Clarice
landscapeCountry:
kenya
workOccupation:
Small business
faceAge:
49
homeHousehold Size:
8
workCampaign
Standard Kenya
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2nd Payment
Transfer Amount
50000 KES ($493 USD)
access_time over 5 years ago
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What did you spend your second transfer on?
I bought two cows at 30,000 KES, a plow at 5,000 KES, paid 5,000 KES school fee for my child in high school, bought a sofaset at 8,000 KES then used the rest on school uniforms for my children.
Describe the biggest difference in your daily life.
Am now able to use my own cows and a plow to till my farms, unlike before when I used to pay for other to till my farms.
 
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 school fees 5000 KES ,2 goats 2000 KES and used balance on daily meals.
What are you planning to spend your upcoming transfer on?
I am planning to spend it on buying farming bulls and clear school fees.
 
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access_time over 5 years ago
 
What are you planning to spend your transfer on?
I plan to boost my business. I own and run a general shop. I also plan to pay school fees.
What is the achievement you are proudest of?
The achievement am proudest of is my business. I started this with proceeds that I earned from cotton farming. This is my main income source and I have worked hard to ensure it's sustainable.
What is the biggest hardship you've faced in your life?
The biggest hardship I face is the burden of school fees. I have no financial backup since I operate as a single parent.
What is the happiest part of your day?
The happiest part of my day is in the morning when I go to my business place.