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47900 KES ($462 USD)
access_time 2 months ago
What did you spend your third transfer on?
I used my third transfer to pay school fees for my children and build a fish cage for my fish farming business.I also bought food and clothes for my grandchildren with the remaining transfer.
50000 KES ($481 USD)
access_time 7 months ago
What did you spend your second transfer on?
I spent my second transfer on expanding my fish pond Project (20,000 KES) to earn me more income. I also improved my existing Poultry house for efficiency in poultry production and profits (17,000 KES) .I paid school fee for 3 of our children (25,000 KES) to support them in learning consistently.
Describe the biggest difference in your daily life.
The biggest difference in my life is that I managed to expand my fish pond for improved production and more profit.
10000 KES ($97 USD)
access_time 8 months ago
What did you spend your first transfer on?
I spent my first transfer on part secondary school (5,000 KES) as well as partial construction of poultry house.
Describe the moment when you received your money. How did you feel?
The moment when I received my money I felt excitement because the promise had become a reality in my life and I could touch the money and spend it on my pressing needs.
access_time 10 months ago
What is the biggest hardship you've faced in your life?
The biggest difficulty in my life is when my children are sent home for school fees and i can't afford to pay.
What is the happiest part of your day?
The happiest part of my my day is during the day when am on my farm working because I know I'll harvest.
What does receiving this money mean to you?
Receiving this money will bring change in my life because I'll be able to start poultry farming and pay school fees for my children.