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Cerina's family
Cerina
landscapeCountry:
kenya
workOccupation:
Subsistence farming
faceAge:
62
homeHousehold Size:
9
workCampaign
Standard Kenya
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2nd Payment
Transfer Amount
50000 KES ($493 USD)
access_time over 5 years ago
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What did you spend your second transfer on?
I plastered the walls and floor of my 3 room house with sand and cement at a total cost of 46950 KES and we spent the remaining 2775 KES on food.
Describe the biggest difference in your daily life.
I have a big difference in my daily life since I have plastered my house with cement and I will never smear it with clay again which is tedious and unhealthy.
 
Initial Payment
Transfer Amount
10000 KES ($99 USD)
access_time over 5 years ago
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What did you spend your first transfer on?
I spent the transfer on buying 15 pieces of iron sheets ksh 9600 and used balance on transport .
What are you planning to spend your upcoming transfer on?
I am planning on doing repairs in the main house.
 
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access_time over 5 years ago
 
What are you planning to spend your transfer on?
We plan to spend the transfer to build a kitchen. We also plan to spend the transfer to construct a toilet. We also plan to spend the transfer to buy a cow.
What is the achievement you are proudest of?
Our proudest achievement is that we have been able to construct 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 that we don't have a stable source of income to support our big family.
What is the happiest part of your day?
The happiest part of my day is in the morning when I am in the farm weeding.