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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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Rachael's family
access_time 1 month ago
Rachael received a $490 second payment.
"I used the money to buy building material such as; iron sheets, stones, sand and cement which I used to build a new house. I decided to build a house, because the house I was in before was leaking from the roof and water was also flowing into the house when it rains."
Peter's family
access_time 1 month ago
Peter received a $490 second payment.
"My life as a vet officer is now better than before.This is because I topped up my first transfer and bought a motorcycle which enables me access more remote areas within short time.Hence more income and more time spent with my family. The second transfers enabled me to buy a heifer which is due hence adequate food for my family. I also have access to clean piped water."
Mphatso's family
access_time 1 month ago
Mphatso received a $49 initial payment.
"Paying my water bills would have been so difficult if it was not for your help"
Karisa's family
access_time 2 months ago
Karisa received a $507 initial payment.
"I learned that I had received my transfer at around seven in the morning when I was heading to the dam to fetch water. I was overwhelmed with joy and I knew that my life would change positively."
Modester's family
access_time 2 months ago
Modester received a $49 second payment.
"Before the money it was difficult for us to follow the preventive measures of convid 19 since we had no proper utensils to use but now we have water buckets, soap is always available and masks"
Johnnet's family
access_time 2 months ago
Johnnet received a $72 second payment.
"The difference is that, the my will make me to be self employ. I am saving my money to buy refrigerator. I want to sell cold water and soft drinks."
Chimwemwe's family
access_time 2 months ago
Chimwemwe enrolled.
"i will buy enough soap for my household, food and clean water"
Frolence's family
access_time 2 months ago
Frolence enrolled.
"This money will help me fend for my family; i will be able to buy food , water and other groceries such as soap for washing hands in order to prevent my family and i from contracting the disease."
Alfred's family
access_time 2 months ago
Alfred enrolled.
"i did not manage to draw water from the borehole because of the restrictions of social distancing"
Benjamin's family
access_time 2 months ago
Benjamin enrolled.
"I plan to add up my business that I am doing ( cold water )"
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