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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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Francisca's family
access_time 1 month ago
Francisca received a $28 initial payment.
"My life has changed a lot, unlike the time that I had never received this transfer. I can now meet my medical needs." (Campaign: Kenya COVID-19)
Moses's family
access_time 1 month ago
Moses received a $28 initial payment.
"Life would have been difficult for me, Give directly money assisted me in paying for my rest. If not for Give directly, I could have been kicked out of the house. Thank you Give directly." (Campaign: Kenya COVID-19)
Margaret's family
access_time 1 month ago
Margaret received a $28 initial payment.
"If I could have not received money from Give directly, I could have been going without food with a lot of hardship of looking for money which is not easy to get right now." (Campaign: Kenya COVID-19)
Elizabeth's family
access_time 1 month ago
Elizabeth received a $28 initial payment.
"If it were not for the money from Give directly. I could have been experiencing hard time. When I received this money, I was able to go to hospital and seek medication and buy food for the family. Which I could have not been able if I had not received." (Campaign: Kenya COVID-19)
Tirus's family
access_time 1 month ago
Tirus received a $28 initial payment.
"Without receiving this money life would been tough in away. Because this money assisted me to meet my basic needs when I could not." (Campaign: Kenya COVID-19)
Thomas's family
access_time 1 month ago
Thomas received a $28 initial payment.
"I can say, it could have been so hard since if it were not for Give directly I would have not been able to get treatment on time." (Campaign: Kenya COVID-19)
Daniel's family
access_time 1 month ago
Daniel received a $28 initial payment.
"The biggest difference in my daily life is the joy I feel having food for my family that can last for three weeks. The trouble of skipping meals due to lack of enough money has stopped once I received my transfer. We can now eat for at least two times a day." (Campaign: Kenya COVID-19)
Elizabeth's family
access_time 1 month ago
Elizabeth received a $28 initial payment.
"Bad" (Campaign: Kenya COVID-19)
Anne's family
access_time 1 month ago
Anne received a $28 initial payment.
"My life is now different since am very hopeful about life.I can at least feed my family twice a day with what I earn from the small food business I started with this transfers. It was very hard for me before, especially since I had to take the ARVs which needed one to eat very well." (Campaign: Kenya COVID-19)
Beatrice's family
access_time 1 month ago
Beatrice received a $28 initial payment.
"My life is different than it would have been without the transfers since now I am less stressed, and I do not have to borrow for awhile, as my family have enough food which can last for at least two weeks." (Campaign: Kenya COVID-19)
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