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.
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Grace's family
access_time over 6 years ago
Grace enrolled.
"My biggest hardship in life is lack of proper source of income to support my family. " (Country: Kenya)
Dorine's family
access_time over 6 years ago
Dorine enrolled.
"My biggest hardship in life is lack of proper source of income to pay school fees for my children. " (Country: Kenya)
Violet's family
access_time over 6 years ago
Violet enrolled.
"My proudest achievement is that we have struggled to build our own house though very small. " (Country: Kenya)
Julius's family
access_time over 6 years ago
Julius enrolled.
"My biggest hardship in life the hard jobs were are doing are affecting our health. " (Country: Kenya)
Irene's family
access_time over 6 years ago
Irene received a $493 second payment.
"GD full fills their promise while other NGOs do not." (Country: Kenya)
Janet's family
access_time over 6 years ago
Janet received a $493 second payment.
"My life has changed because l was so stress up about the debt l was having with the micro-finance, but because of GD l am now relived." (Country: Kenya)
Odembo's family
access_time over 6 years ago
Odembo received a $475 third payment.
"I spent my second transfer on building an iron roofed house.I also paid school fees for my child,bought 1 sack of maize and bought food for my family." (Country: Kenya)
John's family
access_time over 6 years ago
John received a $493 second payment.
"GiveDirectly give the cash fully and directly to the recipients as they said but other organizations only come to pick our details then they use the cash for their own benefits." (Country: Kenya)
Wycklif's family
access_time over 6 years ago
Wycklif received a $493 second payment.
"GD's criteria of giving support is very secured while NGOs are very much open where by everybody will know when one has received the support." (Country: Kenya)
Jenipher's family
access_time over 6 years ago
Jenipher received a $493 second payment.
"GD gives cash to the poor while other NGOs gives goods to the children they sponsor in school." (Country: Kenya)
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