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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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Mercy's family
access_time 1 day ago
Mercy received a $23 twenty-fourth payment.
"I believe that my life will have changed in the next six months in that I will have opened a salon business. By this time, I will be working towards expanding it so that the profits I will be making will increase. As a way of expanding this business, I am intending to be selling beauty products within the premises. This will enable me to have a variety of customers and also maintain them. I will be using the profits I will incur from this business to achieve all this." (Campaign: UBI)
Festus's family
access_time 1 day ago
Festus received a $23 twenty-fourth payment.
"My dream has always been to own a motorcycle but I have not been able to achieve this due to lack of money. Due to this, I am planning to start saving towards achieving this dream. In the next six months, I expect that my life will have changed in that I will have sold some of my farm produce. I will use this income to expand my current business so that the profit margin will increase. I will be saving part of this profit so that I will later use it to purchase a motorcycle. With this, my life will be transforming continuously as I will look for one of the youths in our area to operate it. It will also help me to have a continuous source of income." (Campaign: UBI)
Ednah's family
access_time 2 days ago
Ednah received a $23 twenty-fourth payment.
"In the next six months, I expect that my life shall have changed greatly in that I shall have established my poultry keeping business. This is a project that I am so keen at since it will enable me live a much more better live free from borrowing. Its improvement and establishment shall as well mean that I will have room to think about other meaningful investment opportunities." (Campaign: UBI)
Elice's family
access_time 2 days ago
Elice received a $23 twenty-fourth payment.
"I expect my life to change positively in the next six months in that I shall have an established poultry keeping project that shall drive me towards being financially independent. The poultry keeping project shall open up other investment opportunities once it is established and bring about improvement in the living standards of my family as well." (Campaign: UBI)
Reuben's family
access_time 2 days ago
Reuben received a $23 twenty-fourth payment.
"In the next six months, I expect my life to change in that I shall have my cow producing more milk and make more income. I also expect my poultry keeping project to be doing well since I have had additional chicken to keep. All these are diverse investments that are geared towards making my family to be more independent financially." (Campaign: UBI)
Jared's family
access_time 2 days ago
Jared received a $23 twenty-second payment.
"I expect my life to change in the next six months in that I shall have fixed an iron sheet roof and replaced the old one that had been leaking by buying building materials every month with the sent transfer. This is because at the moment the leaky old roof of my house is in a deplorable condition which has made it risky for our habitation." (Campaign: UBI)
Faith's family
access_time 3 days ago
Faith received a $23 twenty-fourth payment.
"I expect my life to have improved because I will have expanded my poultry business. I hope to be raising more than 20 layers. Collecting about 240 per day will sufficiently cover my household expenditure. I know that making money from poultry farming happens alongside other activities hence acting only as an addition to my income sources." (Campaign: UBI)
Janet's family
access_time 3 days ago
Janet received a $23 eighteenth payment.
"I expect my life to change in the next six months in that I shall have fixed a spacious iron sheet roofed house and replaced the small one by buying building materials every month with the sent transfer. My family will be enjoying the comfort of the space." (Campaign: UBI)
Sharon's family
access_time 3 days ago
Sharon received a $23 twenty-fourth payment.
"In the next six months, I expect my life to have changed in that we shall have a tea plantation in the piece of land that we have already bought. The tea plantation is a long term plan that will enable us meet other basic and fundamental family expenses like paying school fees for our children in future. Tea is one of the most lucrative form of cash crop in our place and we are really looking forward to having one within the next six months." (Campaign: UBI)
Mary's family
access_time 3 days ago
Mary received a $23 twenty-fourth payment.
"In the next six months, I expect that my life shall have changed for the better in that I shall have bought an additional dairy cow and hopefully start building a new and improved house for my family. We are currently staying in a small grass thatched house that is mud walled and we are looking forward to having an improved one soon. We also have plans of buying an additional dairy cow that will improve the living standards of my family in the long run. This, I am sure shall be done in the next six months if all goes well with our plans." (Campaign: UBI)
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