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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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Margaret's family
access_time almost 6 years ago
Margaret enrolled.
"My proudest achievement is that l have struggled and bought a goat and a sheep." (Country: Kenya)
Rispa's family
access_time almost 6 years ago
Rispa received a $494 second payment.
"Give directly gives us huge amount of money which I am able to buy alot of things.This is different with other NGO's give us things like seedlings but in little quantities." (Country: Kenya)
Maureen's family
access_time almost 6 years ago
Maureen enrolled.
"My biggest achievement is that I own my sewing machine and I am happy that I don't have to hire one anymore because hiring is costly." (Country: Kenya)
Charles's family
access_time almost 6 years ago
Charles enrolled.
"My biggest hardship is that I lack capital that can enable me buy farm equipments so that I can also plough my farm like other farmers." (Country: Kenya)
Risper's family
access_time almost 6 years ago
Risper enrolled.
"My proudest achievement is that I have been able to build a house for my family and also have managed to take care of the orphans who I support." (Country: Kenya)
Hana's family
access_time almost 6 years ago
Hana enrolled.
"The biggest hardship that I have faced in life is that I was involved in a road accident and injured my back. I can't do much work nowadays because I feel a lot of pain and this has lowered my productivity." (Country: Kenya)
Anna's family
access_time almost 6 years ago
Anna enrolled.
"My proudest achievement is that I have been able to build a house for my family. I managed to do this after selling a piece of land that belonged to me." (Country: Kenya)
Josephine's family
access_time almost 6 years ago
Josephine enrolled.
"The biggest hardship that we have faced in life is that we don't have a reliable source of income. My husband is just a fisherman and am a peasant farmer." (Country: Kenya)
Reema's family
access_time almost 6 years ago
Reema enrolled.
"The biggest hardship that I have faced in life is that I don't have a reliable source of income. I depend on sand harvesting as a source of income. This hasn't been easy being that am a woman." (Country: Kenya)
Odhiambo's family
access_time almost 6 years ago
Odhiambo enrolled.
"The biggest hardship that we have faced in life is lack of a stable source of income. Sometimes life becomes so hard that we spend the day without having a meal." (Country: Kenya)
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