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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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Marron's family
access_time 30 days ago
Marron received a $48 second payment.
"My family has totally neglected me and I never has money to buy my medicines but thank God for GiveDiretly as I can now afford the cost of the my medical"
Emmbnuel's family
access_time 2 months ago
Emmbnuel received a $48 initial payment.
"The money made a big difference in my life. I used the money to buy food and medication for my Mon who was sick. If this money had not come, I wouldn't have had money to buy medicine for my Mon."
Chris's family
access_time 2 months ago
Chris received a $48 initial payment.
"I can now afford my medicine and food for my home"
Richard's family
access_time 2 months ago
Richard received a $48 initial payment.
"food medicine"
Moses's family
access_time 2 months ago
Moses received a $48 initial payment.
"My life is different that than it would have been because the money helped to buy food and save for my medicine store."
Susannah's family
access_time 3 months ago
Susannah received a $72 initial payment.
"I feeling much better because of the medicine"
Elijah's family
access_time 3 months ago
Elijah received a $48 initial payment.
"The money helped me to buy by medicine, food, and paid my children school fees."
Janet's family
access_time 3 months ago
Janet received a $28 initial payment.
"I have been able to help my parents get food. I have also been able to buy medicine since I have been feeling unwell for the past two weeks. Through buying internet bundles, I can watch YouTube videos and listen to my favorite music which relaxes my mind."
Mogwambo's family
access_time 4 months ago
Mogwambo received a $28 initial payment.
"My health has greatly improved now that i was able to go to hospital for diagnosis and i also used the money to buy medicines which i could not afford if i had never received the transfer. I also no longer have worries of where to get food for my family during this pandemic"
Kathithe's family
access_time 7 months ago
Kathithe enrolled.
"Limited financial resources is my biggest hurdle. When my husband fell sick six months ago, I had to solely bear the burden of providing for my family. With the little income of 4 dollars per bag from charcoal business, I can hardly afford food or even medicines for my spouse."