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We check in with people at each stage of the cash transfer process to see how things are going. Take a look at some of their stories as they appear here in real-time. Learn more about how recipients opt in to share their stories.
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Jackline's family
access_time 3 hours ago
Jackline received a $474 third payment.
"I spent my third transfer to buy seven seater sofa set because I did not have one.The remaining balance I paid school fees for my children.I also bought maize for family consumption."
Caren's family
access_time 3 hours ago
Caren received a $477 third payment.
"I spent my third transfer to buy two ox that help us in farming and also enable us earn more income.I also bought maize for family consumption and other house hold items."
Macklyne's family
access_time 3 hours ago
Macklyne received a $477 third payment.
"I spent my third transfer to build my house because the one we were staying in was leaking when it rained.I also paid school fees for my school going children."
Emma's family
access_time 4 hours ago
Emma received a $474 third payment.
"I spent my transfer on buying household items such as table, bed, seats and blanket. I also paid school fees for my son who is in secondary school and had been given a warning on the same."
Margaret's family
access_time 4 hours ago
Margaret received a $477 third payment.
"I spent my third transfer to build my own house because the one I was staying in was too small and could not accommodate my growing family comfortably.I also bought household items."
Florence's family
access_time 5 hours ago
Florence received a $474 third payment.
"I spent my transfer on paying school fees for my son in secondary school who had been sent home for the same. I bought window panes which I fitted in my windows and food for the family and we have enough in the house."
Philip's family
access_time 16 hours ago
Philip enrolled.
"The biggest hardship I have ever faced in my life is that I am living with disability. My left hand was chopped off while I was tilling my land back in December 1992. Since then, I have not been able to work much and hence get little money which is not able to meet the needs of my family since I am constantly forced to rely on my community members. "
Stephen's family
access_time 16 hours ago
Stephen received a $247 initial payment.
"If l could not have received the transfer l could had a very hard time to organize my father's funeral. "
Emmy's family
access_time 19 hours ago
Emmy enrolled.
"Receiving this money means great liberation from poverty. I would like to clear the fee arrears for my child in secondary school and use the the remaining to build a better house."
Frenda's family
access_time 19 hours ago
Frenda enrolled.
"I am very excited to receive this money, my life is going to get transformed through the returns that I am going to get from the business that I am going to start."