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Orpah's family
Orpah
landscapeCountry:
kenya
workOccupation:
subsistence farming
faceAge:
25
Upcoming Stage
2nd Payment
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Initial Payment
Transfer Amount
10000 KES ($97 USD)
access_time 27 days ago
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What did you spend your token payment on?
I spent my first transfer on buying a sheep @3000 Kes and 5 iron-sheets @3000 Kes. I also bought a mattress @2000 Kes 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 joy in my heart because I knew that I would be able to own the things I had wished to such as a mattress to sleep on.
 
Enrolled
access_time 3 months ago
 
What is the biggest hardship you've faced in your life?
Not having a reliable source of income to sustain my familial needs. I work as a casual labourer for a living. And the pay is not enough for daily meals, let alone education needs
What is the happiest part of your day?
At night, when am.sharing a meal with the entire family
What does receiving this money mean to you?
I will be able to build my own home and buy livestock. My children's school fees will also be paid in time