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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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Janet's family
access_time over 5 years ago
Janet received a $496 second payment.
"I bought two cows for 30000 KES, school fees 4500,still saving 10000"
Rose's family
access_time over 5 years ago
Rose received a $496 second payment.
"l spend the cash to renovate my house so l bought paint at 9800 kshs, 5 bags of cement at 3500 kshs, labor charge was 10000 kshs, l also bought cow worth 16000 kshs , sheep at 3000 kshs, table at 3000 kshs the remaining balance l spend to buy food."
Millicent's family
access_time over 5 years ago
Millicent received a $99 initial payment.
"I want to build a roofed house with cemented walls and floor then buy cows."
Pamela's family
access_time over 5 years ago
Pamela received a $496 second payment.
"I bought livestock (2 bulls and 2 goats) worth 35,000 KES. I built a cowshed at 7,000 KES. I topped up some money to the 20,000 KES balance and spent on my mother's funeral."
David's family
access_time over 5 years ago
David enrolled.
"The proudest achievement is that through farming I have been able to buy a cow."
Mary's family
access_time over 5 years ago
Mary enrolled.
"I am planning to spend my transfer on buying six cows that I will spend on paying for dowry for my son's who have not been able to raise money for dowry and the remaining amount I will spend on buying four goats and four sheep that I can keep on my farm."
Magdaline's family
access_time over 5 years ago
Magdaline enrolled.
"I would like to build a two bedroomed semi permanent house and also buy furnitures and milking cow. "
Caroline's family
access_time over 5 years ago
Caroline enrolled.
"I would like to build a three roomed semi-permanenet house, buy milk cow, furnish my house and pay school fees for my children. "
Hellen's family
access_time over 5 years ago
Hellen enrolled.
"I would like to build a three roomed semi-permanenet house, buy household items, do farming and buy milk cow. "
Anderikus's family
access_time over 5 years ago
Anderikus enrolled.
"When I milk my cow it makes me very proud."
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