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.
Alice's family
access_time over 7 years ago
Alice received a $481 second payment.
"I spent my second transfer on building an iron roofed house because I had a leaking and small one.I also bought a cow used in my co-wife's funeral."
Gideon's family
access_time over 7 years ago
Gideon received a $481 second payment.
"I spent my second transfer on buying a cow,an oxen,sheep and wired electricity into my home with the remaining money.My children are able to study and do their homework at anytime after dusk without worrying about exhausting the available paraffin which was rather expensive."
Beatrice's family
access_time over 7 years ago
Beatrice received a $481 second payment.
"I spent my second transfer on purchasing food to sustain the family,paid school fees,gave my mother inlaw some amount,purchased decent clothes for the family members and spent most of the transfer on cows that my husband used in the dowry payment."
Maliki's family
access_time over 7 years ago
Maliki received a $112 initial payment.
"I spent my first transfer on buying a cow for cattle keeping,I bought bedsheets,blanket and some food for the entire family. "
Rebecca's family
access_time over 7 years ago
Rebecca received a $112 initial payment.
"A cow!I bought a cow for keeping after receving my first transfer.I also gave some money to my parents."
Esther's family
access_time over 7 years ago
Esther received a $112 initial payment.
"I spent my first transfer on buying a cow which I can sell in case of a problem and get some money"
Robert's family
access_time over 7 years ago
Robert received a $112 initial payment.
"Sure, 2 goats and school fees! I used my first transfer to buy two goats that after they appreciate in value I can sell them off for a cow. I also paid school fees for.my children using the first transfer and I am happy."
Akamada's family
access_time over 7 years ago
Akamada received a $112 initial payment.
"Ok, a cow! I spent my first tranfser on a cow because after sometime I will sell off this cow and used the money to build a 3bedrooms house with iron sheets."
Richard's family
access_time over 7 years ago
Richard received a $481 second payment.
"I spent my second transfer on buying a cow.I also started livestock business and added capital to my wife's business."
Elizabeth's family
access_time over 7 years ago
Elizabeth received a $481 second payment.
"I spent my second transfer on building a new house because the previous one was in a poor condition.I also bought a cow which is my family only investment."
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