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Receiving this money means that I will be able to build ron-roofed house. My household will be able to cut costs involved in maintaining grass-thatched. Therefore I will be able to save some money spend on maintaing grass-thatched roof for providing basic needs like food, Education and treatment to my family members.
What is the happiest part of your day?
Evenings are my happy hours. I spend telling my children better morals and why is important for them to learn African cultural norms. This has help me realised discipline within my family members.
What is the biggest hardship you've faced in your life?
The biggest hardship I face currently in my family is shortage of food. I soley depend on farming which is so seasonal and not reliable due to changing climates. This has affected my family wellbeing since I can not afford what is essential for their livelihood.