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Maliza's family
Subsistence farming
Eastern Uganda
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2nd Payment
Transfer Amount
1685137 UGX ($447 USD)
access_time over 3 years ago
How is your life different than it would have been if you never received the transfer?
My life has changed, and everything is fine with me
In your opinion, what does GiveDirectly do well, and what does it not do well?
It does well to support us because everybody is doing well, people have built houses and those who uaed to laugh at us are now admiring us. Give does well in everything , me am very appreciative and God bless you.
What did you spend your second transfer on?
I have plastered my house inside and out, bought 7 sheets to replace the old leaking ones, I also lent my daughter 200000, bought some clothes for my children, i also bought a four light solar at 250000and the money for finished .
Initial Payment
Transfer Amount
1754517 UGX ($472 USD)
access_time over 3 years ago
The recipient was not asked any questions as part of this follow up.
access_time over 3 years ago
What does receiving this money mean to you?
Receiving this money, means am going to be to accomplish my house ,acquire livestock, beddings, a solar lighting and household items.
What is the happiest part of your day?
Living in harmony with my co wife, she takes care of me while sick.
What is the biggest hardship you've faced in your life?
My biggest hardship is being sickly, this has failed me from being able to provide even for myself.