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Jane's family
Subsistence farming
homeHousehold Size:
Standard Kenya
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3rd Payment
Transfer Amount
48250 KES ($476 USD)
access_time almost 8 years ago
What did you spend your third transfer on?
I build my son a house with 25000 KES, bought a cow and a sheep 21500 KES and paid a school fees of 700 KES.
Do you have any new goals that you didn't have before receiving the transfer?
I have a goal of buying an ox plough and furniture.
How is your life different than it would have been if you never received the transfer?
I am happy I have build a house myself and my son who was homeless.
2nd Payment
Transfer Amount
50000 KES ($494 USD)
access_time over 8 years ago
What did you spend your second transfer on?
I spent my first lumpsum transfer on plastering my house and fixing steel door.
Describe the biggest difference in your daily life.
The biggest difference in my daily life is that I have a neat house now.
Initial Payment
Transfer Amount
10000 KES ($98 USD)
access_time over 8 years ago
What did you spend your first transfer on?
I spent my token payment on buying a mattress and cussions for my chairs.I also bought sand I wan to plaster my house.
What are you planning to spend your upcoming transfer on?
I am planning to spend my upcoming lumpsum payment on plastering my house.I also want to build a kitchen and a toilet.
access_time over 8 years ago
What are you planning to spend your transfer on?
I have planned to finish building my house, build a kitchen and buy a few livestock
What is the achievement you are proudest of?
The proudest achievement is that I am a farmer so I do get good harvest
What is the biggest hardship you've faced in your life?
The biggest hardship has been not being able to have a good roof over my head
What is the happiest part of your day?
The happiest part is being with family