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Millicent's family
Millicent
landscapeCountry:
kenya
workOccupation:
Subsistence farming
faceAge:
20
homeHousehold Size:
5
workCampaign
Standard Kenya
Upcoming Stage
Next Payment
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Initial Payment
Transfer Amount
10000 KES ($99 USD)
access_time over 5 years ago
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What did you spend your first transfer on?
I used 5,000KES to start second hand clothes business and bought wooden seat at 5,000KES.
What are you planning to spend your upcoming transfer on?
I want to build a roofed house with cemented walls and floor then buy cows.
 
Enrolled
access_time 6 years ago
 
What are you planning to spend your transfer on?
I am planning to buy a set of chairs and a bed with the first transfer. The second and third transfers I am planning to construct a cement floor, build an external kitchen and buy some livestock.
What is the achievement you are proudest of?
I am extremely proud that I regularly get good harvests whenever I reap my farm.
What is the biggest hardship you've faced in your life?
I currently do not not have furniture in my house and I lack finances to buy them.
What is the happiest part of your day?
The happiest part of my day is in the morning when I go to my shamba to work on it.