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.
Josinta's family
access_time over 8 years ago
Josinta enrolled.
"First,we are planning to expand our mining business since it's our main source of income.Secondly,we are planning to plaster our house inorder to prevent diseases that are dust-born . Lastly, we are also planning to fence our compound so as to prevent people from trespassing without permission."
Rose's family
access_time over 8 years ago
Rose enrolled.
"I would like to use part of the transfer to buy two oxen for ploughing. Secondly l would wish to plaster the floor of my house to avoid frequent repair. Finally l would like to expand my business to generate more income to sustain my family."
Quenta's family
access_time over 8 years ago
Quenta enrolled.
"I would like to use part of the transfer to open up a business to generate income to sustain my family. Secondly l would wish to buy a cow to act as security incase of any emergency. I would also like to build a new home for my family. Finally l would like to buy seats to help my visitors to avoid borrowing."
Nancy's family
access_time over 8 years ago
Nancy enrolled.
"I plan to use the transfer to expand my house to accommodate my family. I plan to build a toilet for the family. I also plan to start a small business to boost my income."
Aphlona's family
access_time over 8 years ago
Aphlona enrolled.
"The biggest hardship that we have faced in life is when we didn't have anything to hold on as a source of income. Life became unbearable and at some point we were unable to provide food for the family." (Occupation: Small business)
Joseph's family
access_time over 8 years ago
Joseph enrolled.
"I am planning to spend my transfer on paying school fees for my children, I will also build a bigger house because the one I stay in is in a bad state and its almost falling down. I will also buy a water storage tank as our village has water shortage problem. The remainder I will use in starting a small business of selling cattle."
Jennifer's family
access_time over 8 years ago
Jennifer enrolled.
"I am planning to spend my transfer on constructing a toilet as I don't have one currently and I am forced to use the one belonging to my neighbor, I will also build a bigger house as the one I stay in is very small for my family and I will use part of the transfer to pay school fees for my children. I will use the remainder to start a small business of selling fish in our local market."
Lucy's family
access_time over 8 years ago
Lucy enrolled.
"I am planning to repair my house, expand my small business and buy a few household items." (Occupation: Small business)
Monica's family
access_time over 8 years ago
Monica enrolled.
"I am planning to expand my small business." (Occupation: Small business)
Jared's family
access_time over 8 years ago
Jared enrolled.
"I plan to build a new house, buy cattle and a ploughing machine for farming, build a toilet and the remainder i will invest in business."
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