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Transfers (3 total)
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William's family
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2nd Payment
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Initial Payment
Transfer Amount
10000 KES ($97 USD)
access_time 3 days ago
What did you spend your token payment on?
I spent my first transfer on buying one bag of maize and some household items, I also spent the remaining part of the transfer on paying school fees for my four children
Describe the moment when you received your money. How did you feel?
I felt very happy when I received the money because it gave me hope of being able to afford to pay school fees for my four children and being able to send them back to school
access_time 2 months ago
What is the biggest hardship you've faced in your life?
The biggest hardship that I'm currently facing is how to pay rent, school fees and the daily bread.
What is the happiest part of your day?
In the evening when I'm back from casual job and meet my family.
What does receiving this money mean to you?
Receiving this money will bring a great relief into my life since it will enable me to stop paying house rent and I will be in a position to construct my own house.