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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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Mary's family
access_time over 6 years ago
Mary received a $493 second payment.
"Am now very happy because my chickens that I bought with the Token are now really thriving." (Country: Kenya)
Pauline's family
access_time over 6 years ago
Pauline received a $493 second payment.
"The biggest difference in our lives is that we never imagined we could start a business due to high poverty, but now we do and we make average profit of about 250 KES daily from which we are able to meet basic household expenses to a level, we are so grateful" (Country: Kenya)
Benta's family
access_time over 6 years ago
Benta received a $493 second payment.
"The biggest difference is that my daughters have not been sent home for school fees and I have also bought iron sheets for building." (Country: Kenya)
Jane's family
access_time over 6 years ago
Jane received a $493 second payment.
"I now have livestock which is a form of investment." (Country: Kenya)
Christine's family
access_time over 6 years ago
Christine received a $493 second payment.
"GiveDirectly comes directly to us and assesses our living standards by itself without involving the local authorities in selecting who to be a beneficiary as others organizations do hence creating room for discrimination." (Country: Kenya)
Irene's family
access_time over 6 years ago
Irene received a $493 second payment.
"GD sends transfers directly to individuals, while other NGOs use other persons or other institutions to offer assistance." (Country: Kenya)
Ruth's family
access_time over 6 years ago
Ruth received a $493 second payment.
"GD does exactly as it promises while other NGOs makes promise but they don't full fill." (Country: Kenya)
Caroline's family
access_time over 6 years ago
Caroline received a $493 second payment.
"GD has changed my life by giving the money directly to me." (Country: Kenya)
Rose's family
access_time over 6 years ago
Rose received a $493 second payment.
"GD has no corruption and only gives help to those who deserve while other NGOs are corrupt and only gives help to those who bribes them." (Country: Kenya)
Sarah's family
access_time over 6 years ago
Sarah received a $493 second payment.
"GiveDirectly is very commited to what they say, unlike other organizations that never commit to their word." (Country: Kenya)
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