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I spent my first transfer on buying a goat @3500 Kes and paid school fees of 2500 Kes. I also gave a tithe of 1000 Kes and with the remaining amount, I bought a chicken and spent the rest on buying food.
Describe the moment when you received your money. How did you feel?
When I received the transfer I felt so strong and blessed. I thanked God because I was no longer going to beg for food as I did before. Thanks to GD.
access_time 3 months ago
What is the biggest hardship you've faced in your life?
The biggest hardship i have faced, is how to bring up my children, this is to say meeting my basic needs like food, clothing as well as paying school fees.
What is the happiest part of your day?
My happiest part of the day is night. That is when i have my children around the table taking super, that's when i take rest after the day's hard work.
What does receiving this money mean to you?
Receiving this money will mean a lot to me, because since my husband died in 1996, i have been passing through a very tough financial challenge, receiving this money will solve my financial problem. Now i have a mud walled house, now i will be able to cement my house.