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.
Consilata's family
access_time over 7 years ago
Consilata enrolled.
"It means a lot since I will be able to own cows and expand my 2 roomed house "
Kanene's family
access_time over 7 years ago
Kanene received a $112 initial payment.
"I spent my first transfer on buying a cow because I knew when this cow grows, it will generate more money for my home asbo don't have a specific source of income"
Twaha's family
access_time over 7 years ago
Twaha received a $418 second payment.
"I spent my second transfer on buying two cows to help me get milk later on, i also bought building materials for construction that i have already started so that my home looks admirable in my village"
Fred's family
access_time over 7 years ago
Fred received a $418 second payment.
"I spent my second transfer on construction materials like bricks, sand and iron sheets so that i can have an iron roofed house since i have been sleeping in a grass thatched house. I also bought a cow that will provide me with milk i can sell for daily income"
Partric's family
access_time over 7 years ago
Partric received a $112 initial payment.
"I spent my first transfer on buying a cow so that me and my family we can drink some milk.I also bought a bicycle to help me in my daily movements."
Ruth's family
access_time over 7 years ago
Ruth received a $112 initial payment.
"I spent my first transfer on buying a cow because I wanted to do cattle keeping."
Anjelina's family
access_time over 7 years ago
Anjelina enrolled.
"It makes me happy since I'll be able to start cereals selling business, buying a dairy cow and buy my household items. "
Phanice's family
access_time over 7 years ago
Phanice enrolled.
"Receiving money means change in our life.Poverty will be reduced in my family because my income status will increase.l will use the money in buying a cow and sell milk to support my family expenditures."
Miriam's family
access_time over 7 years ago
Miriam received a $112 initial payment.
"I preferred 2 goats and a mattress! I spend my first transfer on 2 goats because I after they appreciate in value, I can sell them for a cow and then a plot of land for my family. I also spent my first transfer on a mattress and bedsheets because I was sleeping on a matt before this transfer."
Mininah's family
access_time over 7 years ago
Mininah received a $423 second payment.
"I used my second transfer to stock some food(sacks of posho) for my family because we was starving from hunger . I also used some of the money to buy a cow for rearing."
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