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Siprosa's family
Siprosa
landscapeCountry:
kenya
workOccupation:
Subsistence farming
faceAge:
70
homeHousehold Size:
4
workCampaign
Standard Kenya
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3rd Payment
Transfer Amount
48250 KES ($476 USD)
access_time over 5 years ago
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What did you spend your third transfer on?
I was bought mattress, steel door, furniture, cement, sand to repair my house and spent 10000 KES on food.
Do you have any new goals that you didn't have before receiving the transfer?
buying more cattle is my new goal.
How is your life different than it would have been if you never received the transfer?
I have a big difference of moving from a mud house to a permanent house.
 
2nd Payment
Transfer Amount
50000 KES ($497 USD)
access_time over 5 years ago
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What did you spend your second transfer on?
I spent my first transfer on building an iron roofed house.I also bought a cow,2 goats and clothes.
Describe the biggest difference in your daily life.
The biggest difference in my daily life is that I have a spacious house now.
 
Initial Payment
Transfer Amount
10000 KES ($98 USD)
access_time almost 6 years ago
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What did you spend your first transfer on?
I spent my token payment on paying off a loan of KES 8,000 I had from Silk.I also bought uniform for my grandchildren.
What are you planning to spend your upcoming transfer on?
I am planning to spend my upcoming lumpsum payment on building an iron roofed house.I also want to buy 2 cows.
 
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access_time 6 years ago
 
What are you planning to spend your transfer on?
I would like to buy some cows that will aid in farming so that I can get a good harvest.
What is the achievement you are proudest of?
I am proud of seeing my grandchildren looking healthy and also attending school without any problem.
What is the biggest hardship you've faced in your life?
The biggest hardship that I am facing is lack of enough food that can sustain us.
What is the happiest part of your day?
The happiest part of my day is in the morning when I am preparing breakfast for my grandchildren.