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Jane's family
Subsistence farming
homeHousehold Size:
Standard Kenya
Upcoming Stage
Next Payment
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2nd Payment
Transfer Amount
50000 KES ($497 USD)
access_time over 6 years ago
What did you spend your second transfer on?
I bought a car spraying machine at 40,000 KES then bought a sofaset at 10,000 KES.
Describe the biggest difference in your daily life.
My husband and I can now generate income from the car spraying machine.
Initial Payment
Transfer Amount
10000 KES ($99 USD)
access_time almost 7 years ago
What did you spend your first transfer on?
I paid for a leased farm (3000 KES) paid (2000 KES) for farm labor, bought a metal box (3000 KES) and 2000 KES for household shopping.
What are you planning to spend your upcoming transfer on?
I am planning to buy furniture and buy a pain machine with the upcoming lampsum transfer.
access_time over 7 years ago
What are you planning to spend your transfer on?
Planning to spend the transfer on paying the debts that we have Planing to spend the transfer on building a new big comfortable house and furnishing it Planning to spend the transfer on buying afew cows to pay my dowery to my parents
What is the achievement you are proudest of?
My proudest achievement so far is my family I really love my children
What is the biggest hardship you've faced in your life?
The biggest hardship I have faced we used to stay in town but due violence we were evicted and had to come back home to start a fresh , I had one child then without a house or anything that I managed to carry when the violence erupted
What is the happiest part of your day?
My happiest part of the day are my evenings when my husband comes back from his casual work and able to say at least he has found something that can sustain us as a family