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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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Anjilina's family
access_time over 5 years ago
Anjilina received a $99 initial payment.
"I am planning to build an iron-roofed house and buy some cows using the whole of my upcoming lumpsum payment."
Emilly's family
access_time over 5 years ago
Emilly received a $99 initial payment.
"I bought a cow @8,000KES, and spent the rest of the money on buying water containers for storing water for domestic use."
Evaline's family
access_time over 5 years ago
Evaline received a $497 second payment.
"We spent 20,000 KES to buy a cow, seats at 8,500 KES, bought a bed at 5,000 KES and added business stock at 3,000 KES. The rest of the money was used to buy daily food items in the house."
Roseline's family
access_time over 5 years ago
Roseline received a $497 second payment.
"I spent my first lumpsum transfer on buying 3 cows.I also bought a set of chairs,paid school fees for my children and made a down payment of 10,000 KES to a land I want to buy."
Raphael's family
access_time over 5 years ago
Raphael received a $99 initial payment.
"I spent the transfer on buying one cow ksh 9500 and spent on meals."
Denis's family
access_time over 5 years ago
Denis received a $99 initial payment.
"I am planning to buy more construction materials and construct a house , am currently living in a small grass thatched house and also buy a cow."
Pamela's family
access_time over 5 years ago
Pamela received a $497 second payment.
"I spent my first lumpsum transfer on paying school fees for my children.I also bought a cow."
Mary's family
access_time over 5 years ago
Mary received a $497 second payment.
"I spent my first lumpsum transfer on buying 2 cows.I also bought 12 iron sheets and nails,paid school fees and added capital to my fish business."
Isabela's family
access_time over 5 years ago
Isabela received a $99 initial payment.
"I plan to spend my upcoming lump sum payment on plastering the inner walls of my current house, buying a cow and if there is a balance I will plaster the outer walls of my house."
Sheth's family
access_time over 5 years ago
Sheth received a $496 second payment.
"I spent 35,000 KES ( bought three cows) to pay bride price; 2,500 KES to buy school uniform for my three children and spent 3,000 KES to buy a bag of dry maize."
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