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.
Dorothy's family
access_time over 8 years ago
Dorothy enrolled.
"The achievement that I am proudest of is that I used to stay in a grass thatched house but I managed to save some cash by denying myself and my family the luxury of eating good food like meat so that I saved some money which I used to build the house that I currently stay in which is has iron sheet roof. The money that I saved came from my business of selling vegetable in the local market."
Alice's family
access_time over 8 years ago
Alice enrolled.
"I am planning to build a new house because I have six children and my house is very small. I also plan to set up an hotel business because I have been employed in someone's hotel and I know it's a good business that can help me support my family. I will use the remaining amount on school fee for my children."
Jenipher's family
access_time over 8 years ago
Jenipher enrolled.
"We plan to pay school fees and to invest in business."
Pamela's family
access_time over 8 years ago
Pamela enrolled.
"The biggest hardship I face is maintaining my business to ensure it's sustainable and making profits, since its the main source of our livelihood." (Occupation: Small business)
Susan's family
access_time over 8 years ago
Susan enrolled.
"I am planning to start operating a business of buying and selling second hand clothes because it will generate income for us. I am also planning to plaster the walls of my house both inside and outside so that it is not washed away by rain."
Evaline's family
access_time over 8 years ago
Evaline enrolled.
"I would say,I am proud of owning my home because I have my privacy and the freedom of making decisions." (Occupation: Small business)
Eliakim's family
access_time over 8 years ago
Eliakim enrolled.
"First, I plan to set up my own business. I am a painter and I would like to venture into a business of buying and selling paints so that I can earn something out of it. Secondly, I plan to buy two bulls and an oxen plough that will aid in farming."
Irene's family
access_time over 8 years ago
Irene enrolled.
"My biggest hardship in life is lack of proper source of income to support my family." (Occupation: Small business)
Rose's family
access_time over 8 years ago
Rose enrolled.
"I plan to spend the transfer to build a house. I also plan to spend the transfer to pay school fees. I also plan to start a business that would provide an income to my family."
Alsebah's family
access_time over 8 years ago
Alsebah enrolled.
"I plan to spend the transfer to boost my business. I sell fried fish. I also plan to spend the transfer to pay school fees for my children in high school." (Occupation: Small business)
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