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George's family
George
landscapeCountry:
kenya
workOccupation:
Subsistence farming
faceAge:
65
homeHousehold Size:
7
workCampaign
Standard Kenya
Upcoming Stage
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2nd Payment
Transfer Amount
50000 KES ($493 USD)
access_time over 4 years ago
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What did you spend your second transfer on?
I spent my first lumpsum transfer on paying school fees.I also bought chairs and building materials(iron sheets,timber,nails).I also bought 2 goats and 2 sheep.
Describe the biggest difference in your daily life.
The biggest difference in my daily life is that I have chairs now where my visitors sit on.
 
Initial Payment
Transfer Amount
10000 KES ($98 USD)
access_time over 4 years ago
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What did you spend your first transfer on?
l paid 4700 school fee, l also bought bedding and food
What are you planning to spend your upcoming transfer on?
l plan 22000 for school fee , l also plan to buy household items .
 
Enrolled
access_time almost 5 years ago
 
What are you planning to spend your transfer on?
I plan to build a house, pay school fees, buy furniture, clothes and livestock.
What is the achievement you are proudest of?
I once worked for the government.
What is the biggest hardship you've faced in your life?
Diminished income.
What is the happiest part of your day?
When I am gardening in the morning and evening.