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Cerina's family
Cerina
landscapeCountry:
kenya
workOccupation:
Subsistence farming
faceAge:
59
homeHousehold Size:
6
workCampaign
Standard Kenya
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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 gave back 40,000 KES to the person who had bought my land when I had no money, bought a calf at 8,500 KES then used the rest on food for the house.
Describe the biggest difference in your daily life.
Am now feeling better placed now that I have my land back.
 
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 my token on 2 goats (4500), 2 blankets (1500), school fees (2000) and food (1500)
What are you planning to spend your upcoming transfer on?
I am planning to pay a land debt ( buying back a piece of land i sold earlier) and to pay school fees
 
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access_time over 5 years ago
 
What are you planning to spend your transfer on?
I am planning to spend to spend my transfer on paying school fees for my children who are in secondary school and college,we will pay a debt that we owe someone on land that was sold to us and the remaining amount we will use to build another house and to buy a cow that we will use to plough our farm.
What is the achievement you are proudest of?
The achievement I am proudest of is that we have been blessed with children.
What is the biggest hardship you've faced in your life?
The biggest hardship that I face in my life is that we are starving as food is inadequate in our land as we consume everything that we produce.
What is the happiest part of your day?
The happiest part of my day is on Saturday morning where we go to church to worship and it is a day of rest.