<#% elsif current_page? controller: 'newsfeed' and not current_page? action: 'show' %>
chat
GDLive Newsfeed
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.
Stages:
 
Enrollment
attach_money
 
Transfers
check
Completed
to follow someone and stay updated on their journey with GiveDirectly.

Want to hear more updates from recipients? Click below to follow 10!

Follow 10

Newsfeed > Flossy's Profile
Flossy's family
Flossy
landscapeCountry:
kenya
workOccupation:
Subsistence farming
faceAge:
40
workCampaign
Kenya Standard Remote
Upcoming Stage
Preparing Payments
attach_money
 
Follow to be updated on Flossy's next check-in.
 
Enrolled
access_time 8 days ago
 
What does receiving this money mean to you?
Receiving this money will mean that I will be able to clear my fee arrears. I am in my final year in school and rely on my husband to pay for my fees since I do not have a job right now. This is our major challenge since we still have children in school that require money for their fees and at the same time, I am in school.
What is the happiest part of your day?
Having a supportive husband who pays for my college education and at the same time take care of our home when I study has brought me joy because I will be able to complete school, get a job and assist him in providing for our children.
What is the biggest hardship you've faced in your life?
The current challenge that we face is the lack of a source of income. I do not have a job while my husband is a farmer who relies on selling crops that he farms to support us but the money that he gets is not enough to meet all of our needs.