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Grace's family
Grace
landscapeCountry:
kenya
workOccupation:
small business
faceAge:
39
Upcoming Stage
2nd Payment
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Initial Payment
Transfer Amount
10000 KES ($97 USD)
access_time 1 month ago
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What did you spend your token payment on?
I spent my first transfer on buying a mattress 4000 KES which I didn't have before since I used to sleep on an old thin mattress which had lead to sleepless nights at times. I bought a half bag of maize 2000 KES and paid school fees for my three children who are in primary school 1000 KES. I also bought three school uniform for my children 1500 KES and household utensils.
Describe the moment when you received your money. How did you feel?
The moment I received my first transfer, I felt very happy and I informed my family members who rejoiced out of joy on the good news since God had blessed us with a life changing transfer that we as a family never expected or knew that will get the whole of our lives.
 
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access_time 3 months ago
 
What is the happiest part of your day?
The happiest time of my day is during the day when we are taking meal as a family.
What is the biggest hardship you've faced in your life?
The biggest difficulty in my life is when i could not afford to pay for my husband's hospital bill and also pay school fees for my children.
What does receiving this money mean to you?
Receiving this money will bring change in my life because I'll be able to build a toilet structure, plaster my house, pay my children's school fees and even start a better small business.