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Rebecca's family
Subsistence farming
homeHousehold Size:
Standard Kenya
Upcoming Stage
Next Payment
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2nd Payment
Transfer Amount
50000 KES ($493 USD)
access_time almost 8 years ago
What did you spend your second transfer on?
I spent the whole of my first transfer on building an iron roofed house.
Describe the biggest difference in your daily life.
The biggest difference in my daily life is that I have a spacious house.
Initial Payment
Transfer Amount
10000 KES ($99 USD)
access_time 8 years ago
What did you spend your first transfer on?
I went and saved the money to enable me save it and combine it with the next one and buy all the things i needed.
What are you planning to spend your upcoming transfer on?
I am planning on combining them both to build a big spacious house.
access_time over 8 years ago
What are you planning to spend your transfer on?
I am planning to spend my transfer on building a house as the house we currently stay on is very small, I will spend part of the transfer on buying a water tank so that I can harvest water and the remaining amount I will spend on buying two bulls that I can use in ploughing our farm.
What is the achievement you are proudest of?
The achievement that I am proudest of is that we able to buy a dairy cow that we now get milk to feed our family. We bought the cow using cash that I got from the sale of our farm produce.
What is the biggest hardship you've faced in your life?
The biggest hardship that I face in my life is that our income is very low and this hinders us from providing all the basic needs that our family requires like food and clothes.
What is the happiest part of your day?
The happiest part of my day is when I do laundry in the morning as this makes me happy to see my family having clean clothes.