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.
Washington's family
access_time over 8 years ago
Washington enrolled.
"I would like to use part of the transfer to open up a business to generate income to support my family. Finally l would wish to buy a piece of land since we do not have enough land."
Julian's family
access_time over 8 years ago
Julian enrolled.
"I would like to use part of the transfer to pay school fees for my son who is joining form one came next year. Lastly l would wish to open up a business to generate income to support my family."
Dolphine's family
access_time over 8 years ago
Dolphine enrolled.
"I plan to use the transfer to construct a house since am staying in a rental house. I also plan to use part of the transfer to pay school fees. I also plan to start a small business."
Mauline's family
access_time over 8 years ago
Mauline enrolled.
"I am planning to build a new house because my roof is old and licks during rainy seasons and this exposes my children to diseases. I also plan to purchase household furniture I and a dairy cow. I will also start up fish business."
Susan's family
access_time over 8 years ago
Susan enrolled.
"I am planning to increase stock in my shop business and build a new house because my roofing materials are old and so I am rained on during the rainy season."
Lorine's family
access_time over 8 years ago
Lorine enrolled.
"I am planning to use the funds to fence my compound so that I can venture into horticultural farming, pay my son's secondary school fee and start charcoal business."
Lawrence's family
access_time over 8 years ago
Lawrence enrolled.
"I am planning to build a bigger house because I have a large family and my current house is small, set up a business that involves the sales of grains such as maize, beans and sorghum."
Philip's family
access_time over 8 years ago
Philip enrolled.
"I am planning to spend my transfer on expanding my fishing business by buying more nets for fishing, I will renovate my house and make it to be more raised so that I am not affected by flood water from the lake, I will also spend part of the transfer on paying for dowry as I haven't paid dowry yet and the remaining amount I will buy a sheep and a goat for milk and meat."
William's family
access_time over 8 years ago
William enrolled.
"I am planning to spend my transfer on buying boats and nets that I can use in my fishing business. Will also buy another piece of land because our land is small and I would wish to have another land that I can do farming activity. I will part of the transfer on buying some sheep and cows that I can keep for meat and milk to supplement my family's diet."
Zilpa's family
access_time over 8 years ago
Zilpa enrolled.
"The achievement I am proudest of is that I was able to buy four goats that I keep using cash that I got from saving and lending scheme in the village." (Occupation: Small business)
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