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Beatrice
landscapeCountry:
kenya
workOccupation:
Teaching
faceAge:
30
workCampaign
Kenya Standard Remote
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access_time 7 months ago
 
What does receiving this money mean to you?
Receiving this money means the completion of my cows shed. For a year now, we have been struggling to complete it so as to start a zero grazing unit. I was planning to commit KES100,000 from my savings to buy dairy cows. I am lucky that with these transfers, we will be able to fulfill this. Dairy farming is doing good now because of the readily available market for milk. This will ease the burden payment of school fees for my children in private school.
What is the happiest part of your day?
I am a teacher by professional employed in a nearby public primary under casual terms. Last month school management motivated us with KES3000 as an appreciation of our good work. It gives me joy when I see people loving my work and which gives me the energy to do my best.
What is the biggest hardship you've faced in your life?
The challenge we are facing currently is financial constraints. My spouse who is a primary school teacher, is the one paying for my school fees and my three children in private schools. Almost all of his salary goes into it with no savings and this has halted our development like dairy farming which we stopped for a year now.