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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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Millicent's family
access_time over 3 years ago
Millicent received a $475 third payment.
"I spent my third transfer to buy fishing nets to enable me boost my fish business because we depend on the business for livelihood.I also bought house hold items."
Roseline's family
access_time over 3 years ago
Roseline received a $475 third payment.
"I used the cash transfer to buy one cow in addition to cement that I used to plaster my house. On top of that, I also bought fishing nets that my husband uses to fish from the lake to date."
Willys's family
access_time over 3 years ago
Willys received a $475 third payment.
"I spent my third transfer to buy fishing nets that I used to boost my fish business because this is the only source of income I depend on to support my family.I also bought maize for family consumption."
Paul's family
access_time over 3 years ago
Paul received a $475 third payment.
"I spent the whole of the third transfer to buy boat and fishing net as my source of income, this has really improve my standard of living being that l now have a stable income."
Mary's family
access_time over 3 years ago
Mary received a $475 third payment.
"I spent most of the third transfer to plaster my house because this is the cheapest and easiest way of maintaining it and keeping it clean. The remaining balance l spent to buy fishing net unfortunately the net was stolen before using it."
Roselyne's family
access_time over 3 years ago
Roselyne received a $471 third payment.
"I spent my transfer to make a boat to help me in fishing. This costed me 15,000 KES. I am into fishing business hence thought it wise to make my own boat. I also bought a cow that costed me 14,000 KES. I have always desired to own a cow of my own hence went ahead and purchased one. The remaining amount I spent on food and household expenses."
Moses's family
access_time over 3 years ago
Moses received a $471 third payment.
"I spent my transfer to settle school fees for my children this costed me 20,000 KES. I plastered my house, I was able to put steel windows and a steel door to my current house for more safety. The remaining amount I spent on making my fishing net and boasting my fishing business."
Elizabeth's family
access_time over 3 years ago
Elizabeth received a $475 third payment.
"We bought and repaired a second-hand engine boat which we are now using for fishing which is the main source of income for my family."
Jane's family
access_time over 3 years ago
Jane received a $475 third payment.
"I did use my transfer to make a boat and fishing nets. I currently earn form my boat. Its been of great support to my family as it now its our main source of income. I cannot have enough word to show how great full I am. I live in my own home and food is no longer a problem as before."
Kenedy's family
access_time over 3 years ago
Kenedy received a $475 third payment.
"I spent my transfer on buying iron sheets, steel doors and windows and finish net. I use the fishing net for finishing and the materials I will use in building a house since the materials were not not enough at the that time."
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