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.
Penina's family
access_time over 8 years ago
Penina enrolled.
"I plan to renovate my house, pay school fees, buy livestock like cattle and to invest in business."
Mary's family
access_time over 8 years ago
Mary enrolled.
"We plan to build a house, pay school fees, and to invest in business."
Monica's family
access_time over 8 years ago
Monica enrolled.
"My proudest achievement is being a shop keeper because I've learnt how to manage this business and it's very successful."
Maurine's family
access_time over 8 years ago
Maurine enrolled.
"I am planning to set up a business where I will sell food grains to the community and earn some income to support my family. I am also planning to expand my house because it's small."
Evaline's family
access_time over 8 years ago
Evaline enrolled.
"My biggest hardship is lack of sufficient funds to feed, educate and build a house for my family. I don't have a reliable source of income and so what I earn is not sufficient to cater for all my needs." (Occupation: Small business)
Judith's family
access_time over 8 years ago
Judith enrolled.
"I would like to use part of the transfer to renovat my house buy fixing windows and plastering the unplastered areas . Secondly l would wish to expand my business to help generate more income to sustain my family. Finally l would like to use the rest of the money to pay school fees for my children in high school." (Occupation: Small business)
Rispa's family
access_time over 8 years ago
Rispa enrolled.
"I would like to use part of the transfer to complete the project which was left by my late husband of build rental houses. Finally l would wish to open up a business to generate income to sustain my family."
Cyprian's family
access_time over 8 years ago
Cyprian enrolled.
"I am planning to spend my transfer on expanding my business of brick making by buying tools like shovels and a hammer, I will also use part of the transfer on building a house that is bigger than the one I have now and because my wife is sick, I will use part of the transfer on buying medicine that she needs as she suffered a stroke leaving her almost paralysed."
Everlyne's family
access_time over 8 years ago
Everlyne enrolled.
"I am planning to spend my transfer on starting a business of selling fish in the market, we will spend part of it on paying dowry as my husband will buy two cows that he will take to my parents back in our village and the remaining amount I will spend on building a small house for my eldest son who is now a grown up and needs to stay on his own."
Justina's family
access_time over 8 years ago
Justina enrolled.
"I plan to spend the transfer to pay school fees for my grandchildren who are in college and high school. I also plan to use the transfer to start a business."
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