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Lencer's family
Casual labour
homeHousehold Size:
Standard Kenya
Upcoming Stage
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2nd Payment
Transfer Amount
50000 KES ($493 USD)
access_time over 5 years ago
What did you spend your second transfer on?
I biught 15 iron sheets at 9,000 KES, wall and roofing poles at 6,000 KES, nails 2,000 KES, paid 4,000 KES labor charge, bought one calf at 13,000 KES, one blanket at 700 KES, paid 6,000 KES debt, used 9,000 KES to boost my diesel.
Describe the biggest difference in your daily life.
Am now having a spacious house and I have hopes of milking my own cow.
Initial Payment
Transfer Amount
10000 KES ($98 USD)
access_time almost 6 years ago
What did you spend your first transfer on?
I spent it on school fees and bought sacks of maize
What are you planning to spend your upcoming transfer on?
I plan to spend it on school fees, paying debt,starting a business and constructing a kitchen
access_time 6 years ago
What are you planning to spend your transfer on?
I would like to use part of the transfer to pay school fees for my daughter and son who are in secondary school and has fees problem. Secondly l would wish to build a kitchen where my children can sleep and use it for cooking too. Finally l would like to
What is the achievement you are proudest of?
My proudest achievement is that we have worked so hard to get our own house instead of staying in the center.
What is the biggest hardship you've faced in your life?
My biggest hardship in life is poor source of income leading to lack of to educate my children.
What is the happiest part of your day?
My happiest part of the day is in the evening when I food for my family.