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.
Jenipher's family
access_time over 8 years ago
Jenipher enrolled.
"I plan to spend the transfer to expand my house and also build a kitchen. I also plan to spend the transfer to build a house for my son. I also plan to spend the transfer to start a business."
Faith's family
access_time over 8 years ago
Faith enrolled.
"The achievement I am proudest of is that we tried to save some cash using the small businesses that we have been doing and that cash was used to pay my dowry by buying a cow that was paid to my family as dowry." (Occupation: Small business)
Richard's family
access_time over 8 years ago
Richard enrolled.
"I have planned to renovate my house and pay school fees for my daughter. I will also put some into business."
Judith's family
access_time over 8 years ago
Judith enrolled.
"I plan to spend the transfer to start a business of selling fish. I also plan to spend the transfer to expand my house to accommodate my family. I also plan to spend the transfer to help my husband boost his business of livestock trade."
Rose's family
access_time over 8 years ago
Rose enrolled.
"The biggest hardship that I have faced in life is lack of a stable source of income to pay school fees and also meet other household requirements. I still have some of my children in high school and a daughter who should be joining college. All this needs money and being that am just a peasant farmer, this has made life to look difficult to me." (Occupation: Small business)
Elijah's family
access_time over 8 years ago
Elijah enrolled.
"I plan to spend the transfer to buy foodstuff. I also plan to spend the transfer to build a bigger house for my family. I also plan to spend the transfer to buy chicken that I will keep. I also plan to spend the transfer to start a business to boost my income."
Esther's family
access_time over 8 years ago
Esther enrolled.
"I plan to spend the transfer to pay school fees for my children. I also plan to spend the transfer finish building my house. I also plan to spend the transfer to start a business."
Joshua's family
access_time over 8 years ago
Joshua enrolled.
"I plan to spend the transfer to buy bulls and oxen plough that I will use to plough my vegetable farm. I also plan to spend the transfer to construct a new house big enough to accommodate my family. I also plan to spend the transfer to pay school fees for my children. I also plan to use part of the transfer to start a small business that my wife will manage."
Elsa's family
access_time over 8 years ago
Elsa enrolled.
"I would like to use part of the transfer to build iron roofed house because I do not have any house. Secondly l would wish to pay school fees for my daughter who is in form three and has fees problem. Finally l would like to open up a business to generate income to support my family."
John's family
access_time over 8 years ago
John enrolled.
"I would like to use part of the transfer to pay school fees for my children who are in school. Secondly l would wish to open up a business to generate income to sustain my family. Finally l would like to buy a cow which can generate income in our family."
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