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.
Dorine's family
access_time 6 years ago
Dorine received a $476 third payment.
"My life different than it would have been if I never received the transfer because I no longer fish because I have my small business hence I can get small income." (Country: Kenya)
Jecinter's family
access_time 6 years ago
Jecinter received a $493 second payment.
"Other Ngos send transfers through the hands of other government officials, where the vulnerable could not easily access them while GD sends us donations directly to our phones, which reach everyone in the program." (Country: Kenya)
Jenipher's family
access_time 6 years ago
Jenipher received a $476 third payment.
"I spent the second tranfers to buy steel windows, door frames, cement and sand to repair and extended my house." (Country: Kenya)
Hellen's family
access_time 6 years ago
Hellen received a $99 initial payment.
"I am planning to build a new house and buy chairs with my upcoming lump-sum payment." (Country: Kenya)
Dorcas's family
access_time 6 years ago
Dorcas received a $476 third payment.
"I used to beg utensils and furniture when I had visitors but I am glad I have bought mine. I am now a business woman too and get income for other needs." (Country: Kenya)
Kennedy's family
access_time 6 years ago
Kennedy received a $493 second payment.
"The biggest difference in my daily life is that I have revamped my security and that of my household members by fitting burglar proof door to my main house and we no longer live in fear of robbers and thieves." (Country: Kenya)
Elizabeth's family
access_time 6 years ago
Elizabeth received a $99 initial payment.
"I am planning to build a new house and pay school fees with my upcoming lump-sum payment ." (Country: Kenya)
Daniel's family
access_time 6 years ago
Daniel received a $476 third payment.
"I had medical complications that could have maybe be killed me but I am happy I got further treatments with the transfers. I am now healed, I keep cattle and live in a better house than before." (Country: Kenya)
Judith's family
access_time 6 years ago
Judith received a $476 third payment.
"I have a new goal of starting a small business." (Country: Kenya)
Julian's family
access_time 6 years ago
Julian received a $493 second payment.
"I am now living happily since I have achieved my dream of acquiring a bigger house in courtesy of GD; this has eased congestion in my household and there is proper circulation and ventilation of air that I lacked before when I was living in a smaller house, the biggest difference in my daily life." (Country: Kenya)
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