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Bosco's family
Bosco
landscapeCountry:
uganda
workOccupation:
Motorcycle or bicycle taxi
faceAge:
36
workCampaign
Standard Uganda
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Initial Payment
Transfer Amount
1730250 UGX ($464 USD)
access_time 2 months ago
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access_time 3 months ago
 
What does receiving this money mean to you?
When I receive this money, I will buy 2 bulls as oxen and an ox-plough. Currently I hire ploughing services for agriculture, but with the expectation of GD transfers, I will be able to have my own. This will save us the money we have been using and channel it into catering for other basic needs like education, medical care, proper feeding and many more. I will also buy household items like utensils, beddings, furniture and clothes because apparently the ones we have are old.
What is the happiest part of your day?
The happiest part of my day is in the evening when I am sure my family has had all the necessary meals for the day.
What is the biggest hardship you've faced in your life?
The biggest hardship I have faced is lack of enough food for the family. This is because there is no sufficient money to improve our agriculture like proper ploughing, fertilizers etc.