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Nancy
landscapeCountry:
kenya
workOccupation:
Subsistence farming
faceAge:
30
homeHousehold Size:
5
workCampaign
Standard Kenya
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2nd Payment
Transfer Amount
50000 KES ($494 USD)
access_time over 4 years ago
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What did you spend your second transfer on?
I plastered the bedroom of my main house with 15000 KES of my first lumpsum transfer, I spent 8000 KES on a bed and a side board and I saved the remaining 27000 KES.
Describe the biggest difference in your daily life.
I have plastered the bedroom of my main house and I am no longer breathing dust and suffering from it as opposed to before, the biggest difference in my daily life.
 
Initial Payment
Transfer Amount
10000 KES ($99 USD)
access_time over 4 years ago
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What did you spend your first transfer on?
l spend 6000 kshs to pay school for my child in secondary school, l also bought mattress worth 3000 kshs and the remaining balance l use for buying utensils.
What are you planning to spend your upcoming transfer on?
l am planning to start secondhand clothes business and to buy furniture.
 
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access_time over 4 years ago
 
What are you planning to spend your transfer on?
I have planned to expand my house and set up a business.
What is the achievement you are proudest of?
The proudest achievement is that I had a shop that helped me in building the house that I am in.
What is the biggest hardship you've faced in your life?
The biggest hardship is being sick all the time and not being able to get proper treatment.
What is the happiest part of your day?
The happiest part of my day is when am farming and getting bumper harvest.