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Anna's family
Anna
landscapeCountry:
kenya
workOccupation:
Subsistence farming
faceAge:
22
homeHousehold Size:
6
workCampaign
Standard Kenya
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3rd Payment
Transfer Amount
48200 KES ($480 USD)
access_time over 4 years ago
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What did you spend your third transfer on?
I used my third transfer on buying a cow for rearing so that in future I can use it to plow my farm in order to save me the cost of plowing. Still after the cow has given birth I'll be able to get milk out of it.
 
2nd Payment
Transfer Amount
50000 KES ($481 USD)
access_time almost 6 years ago
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What did you spend your second transfer on?
I spent 15000 KES of my second transfer on buying sofa set chair, 10000 KES on buying a cow for rearing , 6000 KES on buying dry maize for family consumption, 4000 KES on paying labor for my house floor plastering, 12000 KES on buying cement and the remaining cash I spent on daily household expenses.
Describe the biggest difference in your daily life.
The biggest difference in my daily life is the better house I live in which I mop daily hence it's always clean and neat, I have furniture and lastly I have a abundant food to feed my family. Thanks to GD.
 
Initial Payment
Transfer Amount
10000 KES ($99 USD)
access_time over 6 years ago
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What did you spend your first transfer on?
I bought five bags of cement at 5,000 KES, one and half sacks of maize at 4,550 KES.
What are you planning to spend your upcoming transfer on?
Am planning to build an iron roofed house with cemented walls and floor then buy either a cow or two, depending on the much that will be remaining.
 
Enrolled
access_time over 6 years ago
 
What are you planning to spend your transfer on?
I have planned to rebuild my house,buy some livestock and to set up a small business.
What is the achievement you are proudest of?
The proudest achievement is that I built the house I am in and I have some goats.
What is the biggest hardship you've faced in your life?
The biggest hardship is that I am sick and getting treatment is difficult..
What is the happiest part of your day?
The happiest part of my day is when am farming