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.
Maritha's family
access_time 8 years ago
Maritha received a $99 initial payment.
"I am planning to buy a big tank for water and a bull for farming."
Maurine's family
access_time 8 years ago
Maurine received a $99 initial payment.
"I will expand my main house and pay school fees for my children using my upcoming lumpsum payment."
Silpa's family
access_time 8 years ago
Silpa received a $99 initial payment.
"I am planning to buy two bulls to help me in farm work and also buy cement to repair the floor and walls of my house."
Grace's family
access_time 8 years ago
Grace received a $496 second payment.
"GiveDirectly gives a lot of help while other NGOs just give a little help."
Caroline's family
access_time 8 years ago
Caroline received a $99 initial payment.
"I am planning to change my house into a big spacious one."
Benard's family
access_time 8 years ago
Benard received a $99 initial payment.
"l am planning to pay school fees to my wife because she is still in college and plaster my house."
Linet's family
access_time 8 years ago
Linet received a $99 initial payment.
"I am planning to renovate and expand my main house, buy a cow, an oxen and spend the remaining amount of my upcoming lumpsum payment on food."
Marcela's family
access_time 8 years ago
Marcela received a $99 initial payment.
"I plan to buy a water tank for collecting and storing rain water, and seats to furnish my house."
Dorine's family
access_time 8 years ago
Dorine received a $99 initial payment.
"I am planning to enlarge my house as it is small, buy a cow and goats and also buy a water tank."
Morine's family
access_time 8 years ago
Morine received a $99 initial payment.
"I am planning to buy three cows for milking."