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Caren's family
Caren
landscapeCountry:
kenya
workOccupation:
Subsistence farming
faceAge:
51
homeHousehold Size:
5
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 spent my first lumpsum 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 3 roomed house with steel door.
 
Initial Payment
Transfer Amount
10000 KES ($98 USD)
access_time 6 years ago
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What did you spend your first transfer on?
I bought a table, did shopping to my daughter who was heading back to school, and also paid some fees to that my daughter.
What are you planning to spend your upcoming transfer on?
I'm planning to replace my roofing and enlarge the entire house. I'm also planning to pay my children school fees.
 
Enrolled
access_time 6 years ago
 
What are you planning to spend your transfer on?
I planning to use my transfer to pay school fees for my children and also to do an extension to personal house.
What is the achievement you are proudest of?
The achievement that i'm proudest of is that I have managed to raise my children even after the death of my husband.
What is the biggest hardship you've faced in your life?
The biggest hardship I have faced in my life is off and on famine.
What is the happiest part of your day?
The happiest part or my day is when i sing a praise gospel song .