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Milka's family
Milka
landscapeCountry:
kenya
workOccupation:
Subsistence farming
faceAge:
54
homeHousehold Size:
2
workCampaign
Standard Kenya
Upcoming Stage
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2nd Payment
Transfer Amount
50000 KES ($496 USD)
access_time over 5 years ago
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What did you spend your second transfer on?
I constructed a latrine (20000 KES) bought steel door and windows (17000) sand and ballast (8000 KES) and labor charge (5000 KES)
Describe the biggest difference in your daily life.
The biggest difference is having build a latrine and repaired my windows and doors.
 
Initial Payment
Transfer Amount
10000 KES ($99 USD)
access_time almost 6 years ago
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What did you spend your first transfer on?
I used the transfer to built a pit latrine.
What are you planning to spend your upcoming transfer on?
I'm planning to cement both floor and walls of my main house. I'm also planning to buy a cow with the remaining portion.
 
Enrolled
access_time almost 6 years ago
 
What are you planning to spend your transfer on?
I have planned to plaster my house which is not looking good
What is the achievement you are proudest of?
The proudest achievement is that I have educated my children on my own without anyone's help.
What is the biggest hardship you've faced in your life?
The biggest hardship was educating my children since I had to look for school fees and make sure at the same time that they have food on the table.
What is the happiest part of your day?
The happiest part of my day is when am with my little grand daughter and we telling stories.