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Agnes's family
Subsistence farming
homeHousehold Size:
Standard Kenya
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2nd Payment
Transfer Amount
50000 KES ($494 USD)
access_time almost 6 years ago
What did you spend your second transfer on?
I built my son an iron roofed house and renovated my old roof. I paid my daughter's 20,000 KES school fees. I spent the rest on food.
Describe the biggest difference in your daily life.
My son never had a house but now he does. Besides, I now have a proper access to food.
Initial Payment
Transfer Amount
10000 KES ($98 USD)
access_time almost 6 years ago
What did you spend your first transfer on?
l bought household items( utensils, cotions for my seats). l also paid school fees for the children.
What are you planning to spend your upcoming transfer on?
l plan to pay school fee,l also plan to plaster my house ,and also build my son a house.
access_time 6 years ago
What are you planning to spend your transfer on?
I plan to improve my house: buy more furniture and build an external kitchen. If I have anything left, I'd like to buy some animals like cows and goats.
What is the achievement you are proudest of?
I am proud of being a good animal keeper. I have kept large broods of chicken and cattle.
What is the biggest hardship you've faced in your life?
One of my sons developed a mental illness, which made him lose his job. I am stressed that I cannot find a cure for this illness.
What is the happiest part of your day?
I am happiest when am farming because I know I am assured of good returns.