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Olive's family
Olive
landscapeCountry:
kenya
workOccupation:
Casual labour
faceAge:
33
homeHousehold Size:
9
workCampaign
Standard Kenya
Upcoming Stage
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2nd Payment
Transfer Amount
50000 KES ($496 USD)
access_time over 5 years ago
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What did you spend your second transfer on?
I spent my first lumpsum transfer on paying school fees.I also bought 2 windows and bought 1 lorry of sand and built a kitchen.
Describe the biggest difference in your daily life.
The biggest difference in my daily life is that I have a kitchen in my home which I never thought I would have.
 
Initial Payment
Transfer Amount
10000 KES ($98 USD)
access_time over 5 years ago
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What did you spend your first transfer on?
I spent my token payment on paying school fees for my child and bought books.
What are you planning to spend your upcoming transfer on?
I am planning to spend my upcoming lumpsum payment on expanding and plastering my house.I also want to start a fish business.
 
Enrolled
access_time almost 6 years ago
 
What are you planning to spend your transfer on?
I have planned to start a business of my own, I also want to enlarge my house and pay school fees for my children.
What is the achievement you are proudest of?
My proudest achievement was when I had my business and bought a few things in my house
What is the biggest hardship you've faced in your life?
My biggest hardship has been taking care of my children and co-wife children since both her and my husband passed away
What is the happiest part of your day?
My happiest part of the day is when I get a job to do and feed my children.