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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.
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Denis's family
access_time over 6 years ago
Denis received a $493 second payment.
"GD gives us money directly and not through politicians like other NGOs." (Country: Kenya)
Elizabeth's family
access_time over 6 years ago
Elizabeth received a $493 second payment.
"I am at peace knowing that I have saved some of the money for my daughters' campus fee." (Country: Kenya)
Charles's family
access_time over 6 years ago
Charles received a $493 second payment.
"Other organizations' officers promote corruption by taking what they been given to deliver to the their beneficiaries, unlike GiveDirectly that gives the cash directly to us and lets us decide on how to spend it." (Country: Kenya)
Musa's family
access_time over 6 years ago
Musa received a $493 second payment.
"I have settled debts which was giving me shame and quarrels." (Country: Kenya)
Benta's family
access_time over 6 years ago
Benta received a $493 second payment.
"GD is transparent in that they give the exact amount of money they promise recipients while other NGOs makes a promise but later they deduct some money before it reaches recipients." (Country: Kenya)
Mary's family
access_time over 6 years ago
Mary received a $493 second payment.
"I used to live in a very small house but now i have a lot of space that can host visitors comfortably." (Country: Kenya)
Rosemary's family
access_time over 6 years ago
Rosemary received a $493 second payment.
"Other NGOs gives loans which is paid with interest compared to GD which gives grants." (Country: Kenya)
Hellen's family
access_time over 6 years ago
Hellen received a $493 second payment.
"The motorbike that we will get , will enable us to get daily income to meet several HH needs." (Country: Kenya)
Justus's family
access_time over 6 years ago
Justus received a $493 second payment.
"My poultry rearing dream has come true and will boost my living standards.." (Country: Kenya)
Caroline's family
access_time over 6 years ago
Caroline received a $493 second payment.
"The biggest difference in our lives is that we were so poor and never expected to have a better house, but GD made all this possible" (Country: Kenya)
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