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.
Irine's family
access_time over 8 years ago
Irine enrolled.
"I am planning to build a house and start a small business."
Mary's family
access_time over 8 years ago
Mary enrolled.
"First, I would like to set aside some part of the money that will cater for my son's collage fee since he is about to join teacher's collage. I would also like to start a business of buying and selling fish because it will generate some income for my family since I'm tired of doing casual jobs."
Beatrice's family
access_time over 8 years ago
Beatrice enrolled.
"We would like to establish our own home so that we can have our privacy. We would also like to set up a business of selling cereals so that it can generate some income for the family."
Lucy's family
access_time over 8 years ago
Lucy enrolled.
"The achievement am proudest of is the small businesses and casual jobs i do. I have been able to take of my family through this. I feel proud because I work so hard at it."
Emmaculate's family
access_time over 8 years ago
Emmaculate enrolled.
"We plan to pay school fees for our children, pay dowry for my wife, I married her recently. We also plan to buy furniture and start a small business."
Martin's family
access_time over 8 years ago
Martin enrolled.
"We plan to boost my wife's business, she sales vegetables like kales, tomatoes and onions at the market place. We also plan to buy cattle and a ploughing machine for farming. The remainder we will use to pay school fees."
Mercy's family
access_time over 8 years ago
Mercy enrolled.
"I plan to use the transfer to expand my business. I also plan to use part of the transfer to pay school fees." (Occupation: Small business)
Grace's family
access_time over 8 years ago
Grace enrolled.
"The happiest part of my day is in the evening when I manage to get profit out of my business." (Occupation: Small business)
Iska's family
access_time over 8 years ago
Iska enrolled.
"I plan to use the transfer to buy oxen plough that would help us during ploughing. I also plan to plaster my house and buy furniture. I also plan to use the remaining balance to start a small business."
Everline's family
access_time over 8 years ago
Everline enrolled.
"The biggest hardship that we have faced in life is when one of our child was sick and we couldn't afford to take him to the hospital. Its unfortunate that he succumbed." (Occupation: Small business)
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