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.
Maurine's family
access_time 8 years ago
Maurine received a $495 second payment.
"The biggest difference in my daily life is that I have a daily income from my motorcycle business."
Christine's family
access_time 8 years ago
Christine received a $99 initial payment.
"I'm planning to drop electricity in my home and open business too."
Dolphine's family
access_time 8 years ago
Dolphine received a $99 initial payment.
"I'm planning to build a new iron roofed house because the current one I have is in bad condition and can go down any time." (Occupation: Small business)
Pelesia's family
access_time 8 years ago
Pelesia received a $495 second payment.
"Other NGOs sometimes do not give or send the amount they had stated earlier but GD sends the transfers direct to those enrolled in their program and it is the exact amount stated." (Occupation: Small business)
Millicent's family
access_time 8 years ago
Millicent received a $99 initial payment.
"I'm planning to cement the walls of my house because at the moment its earth. I also have a plan of fixing a metallic door. A part from that, I hold a plan of buying some chairs." (Occupation: Small business)
Linda's family
access_time 8 years ago
Linda received a $99 initial payment.
"I'm planning to invest the coming transfer in eggs business. Currently I sell eggs but in small scale so my main intention is to enlarge it." (Occupation: Small business)
Florence's family
access_time 8 years ago
Florence received a $495 second payment.
"I added part of the first transfer to my business and now my profits have been boosted." (Occupation: Small business)
Joseph's family
access_time 8 years ago
Joseph received a $495 second payment.
"I spent my first lumpsum transfer on starting a small shop business.I also bought steel windows and a door."
Madison's family
access_time 8 years ago
Madison received a $99 initial payment.
"I bought steel door at 5,500 KES and spend 4,000 KES towards boosting my business."
Milicent's family
access_time 8 years ago
Milicent received a $495 second payment.
"There is a difference in that GD has already implemented its program as they promised, while some NGOs have only been giving empty promises." (Occupation: Small business)
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