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Monica's family
Monica
landscapeCountry:
kenya
workOccupation:
Subsistence farming
faceAge:
46
homeHousehold Size:
8
workCampaign
Standard Kenya
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2nd Payment
Transfer Amount
50000 KES ($493 USD)
access_time over 5 years ago
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What did you spend your second transfer on?
I spent my first transfer on building materials and built a new house (49500)
Describe the biggest difference in your daily life.
GD has supported me acquire a new house since my house was old and almost falling off, i also managed to settle my children in school after paying fees and buying other school requirements.
 
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 paid 3,000KES on ploughing my piece of land, and 2,500KESon buying a calculator, a log table and a geometrical set for my daughter in secondary school.
What are you planning to spend your upcoming transfer on?
My house is in poor condition, I therefore plan to buy ironsheet, timber and nails and build an iron roofed house.
 
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access_time over 5 years ago
 
What are you planning to spend your transfer on?
I have planned to pay school fees,I will also build my house and set up a small business.
What is the achievement you are proudest of?
The proudest achievement is that through farming I have been able to educate my children.
What is the biggest hardship you've faced in your life?
The biggest hardship is paying school and being unwell all the time and seeking treatment.
What is the happiest part of your day?
The happiest part of my day is when am working