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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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Rose's family
access_time 2 hours ago
Rose received a $483 second payment.
"The biggest difference in my daily life is that I currently have a cow and chicken in my home, unlike before when I had nothing and I was looked down upon by my peers because it was a sign of poverty."
Dorothy's family
access_time 2 hours ago
Dorothy received a $483 second payment.
"The biggest difference in my daily life is that I nolonger get ridiculed by my peers in the village for lack of cows, as ownership of cows draws with it a lot of respect."
Tomas's family
access_time 2 hours ago
Tomas received a $483 second payment.
"The biggest difference in my daily life is that I have a comfortable mattress on which I sleep unlike before when I was using a very thin old mattress that made me feel so uncomfortable sleeping on."
Charles's family
access_time 4 hours ago
Charles received a $466 third payment.
"My life is different in that I feel relieved since I managed to clear school for my child."
Meresa's family
access_time 5 hours ago
Meresa received a $483 second payment.
"The biggest difference in mu daily life is that I have very high hopes of constructing a new house for my family, something I could not dream of if I had not received the transfers."
Judith's family
access_time 6 hours ago
Judith enrolled.
"I am feeling very happy knowing that I am going to receive money from GD since I have my daughter we did her forth form in 2015 and was not able to join college because her sister was already in college and we were struggling to pay her school fees through farming, so we are very excited that final we are taking her to college after receiving the the transfer."
Herenia's family
access_time 7 hours ago
Herenia received a $483 second payment.
"The biggest difference in my daily life is that I am now living a peaceful life now that I can buy my own things which Idesire as compared to when I used to strain in order to buy whatever I need due to inadequate resources."
Roseline's family
access_time 7 hours ago
Roseline received a $483 second payment.
"The biggest difference in my daily life is that I can nowadays afford a meal for all my family members without skipping any."
Nancy's family
access_time 7 hours ago
Nancy received a $483 second payment.
"The biggest difference in my daily life is that I can nowadays afford food easily without straining and this has greatly reduced my stress levels as well."
Jane's family
access_time 7 hours ago
Jane received a $483 second payment.
"The biggest difference in my daily life is that my source of income have greatly improved now that my spouse no longer use a boat which cannot go to furthest places but use a boat engine with capability to move to far places in search of fish."