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 > Rusanile's Profile
Rusanile's family
Rusanile
landscapeCountry:
kenya
workOccupation:
Other
faceAge:
85
homeHousehold Size:
1
workCampaign
Standard Kenya
Upcoming Stage
Next Payment
attach_money
 
Follow to be updated on Rusanile's next check-in.
 
Initial Payment
Transfer Amount
10000 KES ($99 USD)
access_time over 6 years ago
attach_money
 
What did you spend your first transfer on?
We bought 10 iron sheets for 6,300 KES and poles for 2,500 KES. The rest was spent to buy food.
What are you planning to spend your upcoming transfer on?
We are planning to construct a kitchen/store and also repair and plaster the house. We can also use some for medical expenses.
 
Enrolled
access_time almost 7 years ago
 
What are you planning to spend your transfer on?
Planning to build myself a new kitchen and house Planning to buy new chairs beddings and windows to get clear ventilation
What is the achievement you are proudest of?
The proudest achievement upto now is my house that my husband left me with
What is the biggest hardship you've faced in your life?
The biggest hardship in life has been when I had three of my children passing away and also my grandson s wives passed away leaving behind children so it pains me to see them leaving me behind
What is the happiest part of your day?
The happiest part of my life is when I am able to get meals during lunch time prepared by my grandchildren