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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.
Tiwaaku's family
access_time over 7 years ago
Tiwaaku received a $423 second payment.
"I spent my second transfer on expending my house which has been small and buying cows for rearing so I can be able to earn daily income"
Albert's family
access_time over 7 years ago
Albert received a $481 second payment.
"I spent my second transfer on purchasing a sofa set to make my house a place of comfort for my family and visitors. For years have had a house without even a single seat. Besides that, I purchased a cow to begin livestock rearing as my other fellow youths do in the village. "
Caroline's family
access_time over 7 years ago
Caroline received a $481 second payment.
"I spent most of the transfer to buy handcart that l am using as means of transportation, l am sleeping comfortably because l spent the transfer to buy matterss and bed, the remaining balance l spent to buy dairy cow."
Safilu's family
access_time over 7 years ago
Safilu received a $113 initial payment.
"I use my first transfer to buy a cow because i wanted to rear. I also bought some food for the family."
Jane's family
access_time over 7 years ago
Jane received a $481 second payment.
"I spent my second transfer on building a new six roomed house and a kitchen because I had poles and some iron sheets I had bought earlier. I used to live in a two roomed house that I shared with my children and livestock, this was very uncomfortable. I topped up the balance and bought two cows and a sheep as investment for rainy days since my husband sold the only one we had for an urgent issue that came up. Part of the money from this sale is what we used to purchase more building materials."
Millicent's family
access_time over 7 years ago
Millicent received a $481 second payment.
"I spent 30000 KES on clearing the huge secondary school fees balance I had for my son and daughter to enable them settle down in school. I invested part of the balance on a cow that will save me during the rainy days in future and stocked food for my household to ensure daily supply. "
Lilian's family
access_time over 7 years ago
Lilian received a $481 second payment.
"I spent my second transfer on building materials which I used to build a new three roomed house because my old house was too small. I spent the balance on a cow as an investment for future emergencies. "
Nancy's family
access_time over 7 years ago
Nancy received a $481 second payment.
"We spent our second transfer to buy 2 cows and 4 goats to add to the one goat that we had. We then bought iron sheets so that we can construct a bigger house."
Joel's family
access_time over 7 years ago
Joel received a $482 second payment.
"I spent my second transfer on buying 2 cows to pay dowry for my wife, bought school requirements for my 3 children and bought iron sheets and a steel door which I will use in building my new house."
Lilian's family
access_time over 7 years ago
Lilian received a $96 initial payment.
"I spent my first transfer on buying a cow, then used the balance to buy foodstuffs. I am really grateful for the support."
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