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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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Judith's family
access_time 3 months ago
Judith received a $28 initial payment.
"I am able to provide for my family because of the small business I started with the transfer money" (Campaign: Kenya COVID-19)
Patrick's family
access_time 3 months ago
Patrick received a $28 initial payment.
"My life is different because for the next three month I will be sure that I will be able to cater for my family" (Campaign: Kenya COVID-19)
Zaina's family
access_time 3 months ago
Zaina received a $28 initial payment.
"I closed my grocery business due to the COVID 19 pandemic. I was therefore struggling to feed my children but the transfer has helped me a lot since I spent it to buy food. I was in a very tough situation." (Campaign: Kenya COVID-19)
Phyloice's family
access_time 3 months ago
Phyloice received a $28 initial payment.
"I have been able to offset some debts e.g house rent." (Campaign: Kenya COVID-19)
Christine's family
access_time 3 months ago
Christine received a $28 initial payment.
"I was able to pay rent on time and didn't have so much worries about what to eat." (Campaign: Kenya COVID-19)
Dorothy's family
access_time 3 months ago
Dorothy received a $28 initial payment.
"I am able to have 3 meals in a day as compared to earlier when I had 1 or 2." (Campaign: Kenya COVID-19)
Florence's family
access_time 3 months ago
Florence received a $28 initial payment.
"Since i received my first transfer, my children and i have never slept angry compared to the time before i received the transfer." (Campaign: Kenya COVID-19)
Nthenya's family
access_time 3 months ago
Nthenya received a $28 initial payment.
"My life changed alot with this transfer in that I was able to pay my rent arrears.With this settled I can now worry a little less and just try to find manual jobs in order to buy food at the end of the day for my family" (Campaign: Kenya COVID-19)
Valentine's family
access_time 3 months ago
Valentine received a $28 initial payment.
"If I had not received this transfer,I do not know how i would have fed my family especially because I have young children.This money came at a time when I had nothing and it was of great help in meeting my familys needs" (Campaign: Kenya COVID-19)
Christine's family
access_time 3 months ago
Christine received a $28 initial payment.
"I see a great change now ever since I received the transfers because, from my business, I am able to get a profit of not less than $2 per day and this has been my reliable source of meeting my daily basic needs." (Campaign: Kenya COVID-19)
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