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.
Kennedy's family
access_time 7 years ago
Kennedy received a $466 third payment.
"GiveDirectly changed the lives of recipients in our community through the transfer which enabled us to change our lives. GiveDirectly should focus more on the less privilege because not all received the transfer." (Country: Kenya)
Jocinter's family
access_time 7 years ago
Jocinter received a $466 third payment.
"In my opinion,GD did well in changing life of many poor people in our village and don't have anything negative because they also did a well organized community entry." (Country: Kenya)
Rose's family
access_time 7 years ago
Rose received a $466 third payment.
"GiveDirectly did well in sending us transfers which has uplifted our living standards. I have not seen anything that GD did not do well in our community" (Country: Kenya)
Vincent's family
access_time 7 years ago
Vincent received a $484 second payment.
"The biggest difference in my daily is that, l am now staying in a nice comfortable iron-roofed house where l do not need to worry when it is raining as compared to before when l was staying in a thatched leaky house where l was being rained on." (Country: Kenya)
Martha's family
access_time 7 years ago
Martha received a $466 third payment.
"GiveDirectly did well in changing our lives from poverty to another level through transfer. I have not seen anything GD did not do well." (Country: Kenya)
Lilian's family
access_time 7 years ago
Lilian received a $466 third payment.
"In opinion,GD did well in ensuring we all received all our transfer as its was promises ." (Country: Kenya)
Rose's family
access_time 7 years ago
Rose received a $484 third payment.
"In my opinion,GD was very transparent in there work,never had any bribe issues." (Country: Kenya)
Millicent's family
access_time 7 years ago
Millicent received a $466 third payment.
"I spent my third transfer to buy two cattle for rearing and to provide my family with milk and the remaining amount, I spent to buy food and clothes for my children." (Country: Kenya)
Salome's family
access_time 7 years ago
Salome received a $97 initial payment.
"I was along the road hawking some goods as this has been my source of income and a verification message popped on my cell phone that showed GiveDirectly had sent my first transfer, I felt very happy since before I was doubtful that GiveDirectly was would sent the money as all were hearsay but truly it really met it word by fulfilling its promise on time as it had stated." (Country: Kenya)
Janet's family
access_time 7 years ago
Janet received a $484 second payment.
"The biggest difference in my daily life is that, l have managed to pay university fee for my sister who is in the university, since this has been a great challenge to me and l am also now sure of joining university too. " (Country: Kenya)
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