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Sheila's family
Sheila
landscapeCountry:
kenya
workOccupation:
Subsistence farming
faceAge:
22
workCampaign
Kenya Standard Remote
Upcoming Stage
Preparing Payments
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access_time 2 days ago
 
What does receiving this money mean to you?
I have a dream of living in a bricks/cement house, I will therefore budget $700 to construct my house. Also I am passionate in doing dairy farming, I will therefore buy one dairy cow costing $300 to boost my milk production and income. For the remaining $100 I will buy food and clothing's for my family.
What is the happiest part of your day?
Usually 3 Pm EAT is my happiest part of day, this is the time that I am usually done with my household chore. My friends visits me during this time where we have a chat.
What is the biggest hardship you've faced in your life?
I never managed to proceed with my education and this has left me depending on farming and casual jobs to feed my family. With the casual jobs I earn little money usually about $2 daily, this is not enough and makes me struggle financially. At times we run short of food and basic needs.