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.
Jackline's family
access_time almost 6 years ago
Jackline enrolled.
"The achievement I'm proudest of is having been able to save money from doing manual jobs around and used it to build our current house even though it is small." (Country: Kenya)
Lilian's family
access_time almost 6 years ago
Lilian enrolled.
"The biggest hardship I'm facing is on making ends meet,this is because I'm a single mother and I have no source of income at all.I do casual jobs around to keep going." (Country: Kenya)
Eunice's family
access_time almost 6 years ago
Eunice enrolled.
"The biggest hardship I'm facing currently is on making ends meet since my husband is the sole bread winner yet his job is never permanent,he can spend close to months without any job opportunities. " (Country: Kenya)
Irene's family
access_time almost 6 years ago
Irene enrolled.
"The biggest hardship we're facing currently is on making ends meet and on paying school fees for our children, the motorcycle my husband uses for the taxi business belongs to someone else and most of the proceeds go to the the owner." (Country: Kenya)
Benard's family
access_time almost 6 years ago
Benard received a $493 second payment.
"GD is transparent because they make follow-up on how the funds were utelised hence encouraging the recipients not to missuse the transfers but other NGO's never take their time to see the change brought about by their help through follow-ups hence most of their recipients never put much seriousness on their help." (Country: Kenya)
Phoebe's family
access_time almost 6 years ago
Phoebe received a $493 second payment.
"I am happy that GD has enabled me uplift the phase of my main house and I am now living in a cleaner environment, where I don't need to be worried or lived with fear of wild animals like snake, the biggest difference in my daily life." (Country: Kenya)
Consolata's family
access_time almost 6 years ago
Consolata received a $493 second payment.
"GD does not channel our donations to the biased area chiefs and other government officials- who slash them along the way and choose who to give as done by other Ngos." (Country: Kenya)
Caroline's family
access_time almost 6 years ago
Caroline received a $476 third payment.
"I have a goal of building a new house." (Country: Kenya)
Quinter's family
access_time almost 6 years ago
Quinter received a $493 second payment.
"Other NGOs are very corrupt while GD is free and fair." (Country: Kenya)
Judith's family
access_time almost 6 years ago
Judith received a $493 second payment.
"My current house is now very spacious hence my children can get a place to do night studies unlike before when they couldn't get any study space once their beddings were on the floor." (Country: Kenya)
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