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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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Lazaro's family
access_time 1 day ago
Lazaro received a $475 third payment.
"Recipient lost the whole of the third transfer after he withdrew it from Empasa agent on his way home, he said that the money felt down from his pocket but he did not realized."
Fredrick's family
access_time 1 day ago
Fredrick received a $475 third payment.
"I spent the whole of the third transfer to buy two cow bulls for farming this will save me from spending money to hire people's cows to work on my farm, l will also so do large scale farming being that l now have my own cows."
Beatrice's family
access_time 1 day ago
Beatrice received a $475 third payment.
"I spent the whole of the third transfer to start cattle farming, l bought two dairy cow, this will save me from spending money to buying milk from neighbors."
Jenifa's family
access_time 1 day ago
Jenifa received a $475 third payment.
"I spent most of the third transfer to pay hospital bill for my daughter who was very sick. I also spent the transfer to buy cow bull for farming this will allow me to do large scale farming , the remaining balance l spent to buy food."
Benta's family
access_time 1 day ago
Benta received a $475 third payment.
"I spent most of the third transfer to start business of selling cereals which is doing very well, l very happy l can never go without food as compared to before. The remaining balance l spent to buy clothes for my children."
Pamela's family
access_time 1 day ago
Pamela received a $475 third payment.
"I spent most of the transfer to pay school fee for my children who were sent home for school fee arrears. The remaining balance l spent to buy furniture since l did not have a proper furniture to sit on."
Felix's family
access_time 3 days ago
Felix enrolled.
"Receiving this money will be a step and achievement to me. I have a family and i don't have a house, i am now certain that i will use part of this transfer to buy building materials and build my own house."
Fatuma's family
access_time 3 days ago
Fatuma enrolled.
"To me receiving this money means I get a chance to buy a piece of land for my own and also build a house."
Kawudha's family
access_time 3 days ago
Kawudha enrolled.
"The biggest hardship I have faced in life is having neighbours who are my enemies. They hate me yet I did nothing."
Mateege's family
access_time 3 days ago
Mateege enrolled.
"It means improving my standard of living because I plan on building a house with the cash transfer and I stop renting."