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Mary's family
Mary
landscapeCountry:
kenya
workOccupation:
small business
faceAge:
33
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 3 bags of charcoal that I sell(3,900 KES), paid Primary school fee for my two children (3,000 KES) and spent the rest on 20kg dry corn for family consumption.
Describe the moment when you received your money. How did you feel?
The moment I received my money I felt contentment and hopeful since GD had kept its promise to me.
 
Enrolled
access_time 3 months ago
 
What is the biggest hardship you've faced in your life?
My biggest hardship is raising school fee for my children.
What is the happiest part of your day?
The happiest part of the day is in the evening after dinner while preparing to go to bed to rest after a long day's work.
What does receiving this money mean to you?
Receiving this money will enable me have a build a better house and live comfortably with my children.