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Walter's family
Walter
landscapeCountry:
kenya
workOccupation:
Small business
faceAge:
55
homeHousehold Size:
5
workCampaign
Standard Kenya
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2nd Payment
Transfer Amount
50000 KES ($493 USD)
access_time over 3 years ago
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What did you spend your second transfer on?
I bought two bulls at 40,000 KES and goats at 3,000 KES. I paid 5,000 KES school fees. I spent the rest on food.
Describe the biggest difference in your daily life.
The biggest difference is that I'm currently able to conveniently plough my farms without the hassles of seeking the services of plough owners. Besides, our children stayed in school uninterrupted.
 
Initial Payment
Transfer Amount
10000 KES ($98 USD)
access_time over 3 years ago
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What did you spend your first transfer on?
l paid 4000 for school fee . l also bought bedding and l built a toilet.
What are you planning to spend your upcoming transfer on?
l plan to buy a piece of land.
 
Enrolled
access_time over 3 years ago
 
What are you planning to spend your transfer on?
We plan to use this transfer money to buy a small piece of land because the one we currently have cannot accommodate us.
What is the achievement you are proudest of?
The achievement that make us proud is that we have managed to build a house for our family.
What is the biggest hardship you've faced in your life?
The biggest hardship that we have faced in life is land inadequacy. We have a smaller piece of land that we cannot cultivate. We have to rent agricultural land elsewhere to enable us do farming.
What is the happiest part of your day?
The happiest part of my day is in the afternoon when am reading my Bible.