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Cheeseman
landscapeCountry:
liberia
faceAge:
30
workCampaign
Liberia COVID-19
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Next Payment
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2nd Payment
Transfer Amount
9505 LRD ($48 USD)
access_time 21 days ago
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How is your life different than it would have been if you never received the transfer?
This time around I can't use my personal money to purchase food nor pay school fees for the children. It's GiveDiretly transfer money I am using to do a lot of things so that is the difference the program is making
 
Initial Payment
Transfer Amount
9505 LRD ($48 USD)
access_time 2 months ago
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How is your life different than it would have been if you never received the transfer?
Yes, because things getting better for my business and my family.
 
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access_time 4 months ago
 
What do you plan to do with the cash transfer?
I am doing a hand to mouth business so i will add my business up to help my family. I will increase my phone booth and start charging more phones and selling scratch cards.
What does receiving this money mean to you?
It means a lot to me. It will help me.
What is the happiest part of your day?
As soon as i wake up from bed in the morning and i see the day light i feel happy.
What is the biggest hardship you've faced in your life?
When i was living with my aunty she use to send me to sell cold water in the day and at night i will go sell Kerosene. It was tough for me as a boy growing away from my real parents .