GDLive Newsfeed
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.
Benter's family
access_time 8 years ago
Benter enrolled.
"My biggest hardship is our source of income is so little that it cannot sustain the whole family. "
Samson's family
access_time 8 years ago
Samson enrolled.
"Our proudest achievement is that we have worked hard and have been able to buy a bull which we usually use during ploughing."
Gordon's family
access_time 8 years ago
Gordon enrolled.
"The biggest hardship that we have faced in life is that we don't have a stable source of income to support our family."
Salina's family
access_time 8 years ago
Salina enrolled.
"The biggest hardship that I have faced in life is when I was involved in a road accident two years ago. I got some injuries in my left limb and therefore I couldn't continue with business."
Kenneth's family
access_time 8 years ago
Kenneth received a $496 second payment.
"The biggest difference is that I was living in a small old house but now I am building soon and will move to a comfortable house."
Teresa's family
access_time 8 years ago
Teresa received a $99 initial payment.
"I am planning to use my upcoming lump-sum payment to buy more chicks and food for the household."
Irene's family
access_time 8 years ago
Irene received a $496 second payment.
"My life change so much because my house has steady for so many without any progress."
Judith's family
access_time 8 years ago
Judith received a $496 second payment.
"I have been able to plaster my house and therefore I do not constantly repair the walls which took so much of my productive time."
Jack's family
access_time 8 years ago
Jack received a $99 initial payment.
"I am planning to build a new house and to buy a cow with my upcoming lump-sum payment."
Monica's family
access_time 8 years ago
Monica received a $496 second payment.
"GD sends transfers directly to recipients and they independently decide on their own expenditure based on what their immediate needs are, while other NGOs are the ones who decide what projects to initiate in the community which are sometimes not a priority."