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.
Anah's family
access_time 7 years ago
Anah received a $466 third payment.
"If L would not have received the transfer, I would not have bought solar which has relieved me the burden of buying kerosene." (Country: Kenya)
Morine's family
access_time 7 years ago
Morine received a $466 third payment.
"My life is different in that my business which I enlarge with GD transfer is now thriving well compared to the days when I had a small stock." (Country: Kenya)
Maurine's family
access_time 7 years ago
Maurine received a $466 third payment.
"I used a portion of the transfer to buy a second hand motorcycle for transport business. I also purchased corns for family consumption." (Country: Kenya)
Daniel's family
access_time 7 years ago
Daniel received a $466 third payment.
"My life is different in that I am now independent since I sell the little farm produce I harvest hence a source of income. I also managed to build a descent house, this enabled me to marry because I couldn't marry without having a house." (Country: Kenya)
Philister's family
access_time 7 years ago
Philister received a $484 third payment.
"I spent my entire third transfer to buy building materials like iron sheets, timber and nails which I have used to build my house" (Country: Kenya)
Margaret's family
access_time 7 years ago
Margaret received a $466 third payment.
"In my opinion, GiveDirectly did well in sending us money which has changed our lives. I have not seen anything that Gd did not do well in our community" (Country: Kenya)
Nerea's family
access_time 7 years ago
Nerea received a $466 third payment.
"If L would not have received the transfer, I would not ploughed my farm like I did and also I would not have bought a cow which would soon provide my family milk." (Country: Kenya)
Everline's family
access_time 7 years ago
Everline received a $467 third payment.
"My life is different in that, I live in my own house and in my own compound unlike before when I was staying in my co wife's house who passed on and also bought paid school fees for my stepchild. I would not have achieved all this without the transfer" (Country: Kenya)
Susan's family
access_time 7 years ago
Susan received a $466 third payment.
"I spent my second transfer on paying school for two children in secondary school. I built a kitchen, bought 5 goats and used some solar panel. " (Country: Kenya)
Jacob's family
access_time 7 years ago
Jacob received a $466 third payment.
"In my opinion, what GD does well is that it give everyone an opportunity to meet the long desired dream. At the moment, I don't know what GD doesn't do well." (Country: Kenya)
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