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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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Alphanso's family
access_time 15 hours ago
Alphanso received a $49 third payment.
"This year, I didn't have money to pay my school fees but through this transfer program, I was able to pay my school fees on time"
Mulbah's family
access_time 15 hours ago
Mulbah received a $49 third payment.
"The program is making me to take care of my family and also making me to afford my school fees"
Augustine's family
access_time 15 hours ago
Augustine received a $49 third payment.
"This transfer is helping me to pay my school fees in a timely manner at the same time helping me to improve my business"
Monica's family
access_time 10 days ago
Monica enrolled.
"This is a great opportunity for me to rectify some issues at my household like school fees and other expenses"
Fatuma's family
access_time 11 days ago
Fatuma received a $507 initial payment.
"I am planning to spend the transfer on paying for my children's school fees. They are in their final year of study. Their resumption to school was so abrupt owing to the effects of the Covid-19 pandemic. I would not have managed to raise their fees in such a short period of time. In addition to this, I am also planning to pay for a piece of land that I had acquired for farming."
Daud's family
access_time 11 days ago
Daud enrolled.
"I will buy food and pay school fees for my children"
Mohammed's family
access_time 18 days ago
Mohammed received a $48 second payment.
"Presently, I was able to clear all of my daughter's school fees and other expenses for her 12th grade graduation. Without this program, I'm sure this wasn't going to be possible in a timely manner"
Eckness's family
access_time 18 days ago
Eckness received a $49 second payment.
"I am living a happy life because i am able to eat properly and i am able to pay school fees for my children"
Cheeseman's family
access_time 21 days ago
Cheeseman received a $48 second payment.
"This time around I can't use my personal money to purchase food nor pay school fees for the children. It's GiveDiretly transfer money I am using to do a lot of things so that is the difference the program is making"
Augustine's family
access_time 21 days ago
Augustine received a $48 second payment.
"The transfer is helping me to feed my home on time, taking care of my school fees as well as my children school fees."
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