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.
Everlin's family
access_time 8 years ago
Everlin received a $496 second payment.
"All the NGOs are good because they support poor families and orphans which enable us educate our children who would otherwise have been school drop outs."
Michael's family
access_time 8 years ago
Michael received a $496 second payment.
"The biggest difference in my daily life is that I currently have a few possessions which I never owned before such as a bull and chairs."
Joshua's family
access_time 8 years ago
Joshua received a $99 initial payment.
"I am planning to expand my main house and pay school fees for my children using the rest of the payment."
Helidah's family
access_time 8 years ago
Helidah received a $99 initial payment.
"I wanted to renovate my main house, invest in maize farming and clear school fees for my children."
Idah's family
access_time 8 years ago
Idah received a $496 second payment.
"The other NGOs target children to whom they issue food and school uniforms, while GD targets households."
Alphonce's family
access_time 8 years ago
Alphonce received a $99 initial payment.
"I am planning to spend the whole of my upcoming lumpsum payment on 4 oxen."
Sarah's family
access_time 8 years ago
Sarah received a $496 second payment.
"The burden of school fees used to wear me down. I was losing weight over the anxiety of school fees. I'm glad the matter is resolved."
Millicent's family
access_time 8 years ago
Millicent received a $99 initial payment.
"God willing, I will buy a land and start in shoe business using my upcoming lumpsum payment."
Charles's family
access_time 8 years ago
Charles received a $99 initial payment.
"I am lacking a house and therefore I am planning to build an iron-roofed house of 35 iron sheets using my upcoming lumpsum payment."
Josinta's family
access_time 8 years ago
Josinta received a $496 second payment.
"The biggest difference in my life is that I've already cemented my house since maintaining a mud house is tedious."