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Maurine's family
Maurine
landscapeCountry:
kenya
workOccupation:
Casual labour
faceAge:
21
homeHousehold Size:
6
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 my transfer to buy 2 cows (30000), 4 sheep (10000) and paid bride price (10000).
Describe the biggest difference in your daily life.
I feel free after my dowry was paid and i am sure my children will go to school because i have livestock that will support this cause.
 
Initial Payment
Transfer Amount
10000 KES ($98 USD)
access_time over 5 years ago
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What did you spend your first transfer on?
l bought bought household items (utensils,curtains , bedding, clothes) . l also bought radio.
What are you planning to spend your upcoming transfer on?
l plan to buy a cows that l will pay for my dowry.
 
Enrolled
access_time almost 6 years ago
 
What are you planning to spend your transfer on?
I have planned to build household items and then we will go to pay my dowry.
What is the achievement you are proudest of?
The proudest achievement is that I have taken good care of myself and my health,compared to my age mates who some are not alive.
What is the biggest hardship you've faced in your life?
The biggest hardship has been not having proper income to take care of my family needs.
What is the happiest part of your day?
The happiest part is when am doing my job and am able to feed my children.