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.
Everline's family
access_time 8 years ago
Everline received a $98 initial payment.
"I am planning to spend my upcoming lumpsum payment on building my own house and move out of the rented. I will also buy livestock’s."
David's family
access_time 8 years ago
David received a $98 initial payment.
"I am planning to spend my upcoming lumpsum payment on building a house. I will buy additional building materials. I will pay school fees for my 2 children and buy livestock’s."
Caren's family
access_time 8 years ago
Caren enrolled.
"My biggest hardship is to get access to clean drinking water since the main source of clean water is some kilometers away from my home hence obtaining water is a very big stress in this area."
Lilly's family
access_time 8 years ago
Lilly enrolled.
"I am proudest of owning a house that protects me from all odds and also being able to send my children to school."
Judith's family
access_time 8 years ago
Judith enrolled.
"My biggest hardship is that I am asthmatic and during cold weathers, I cannot breath properly and this has been a problem for me because it bars me from doing my duties as usual."
Linet's family
access_time 8 years ago
Linet enrolled.
"My proudest achievement was switching from grass thatched house to a metal roof house.I am proud because my spouse left me in a grass thatched house that was leaking but I managed to build a metal roof house through savings from my business and I don't have the stress of being rained on anymore."
Jackline's family
access_time 8 years ago
Jackline enrolled.
"The achievement I am proudest of is that I moved out of a rental house at the center,managed to buy a portion of land and built a house.I am very happy that now I own my house and I don't pay rent anymore."
Beatrice's family
access_time 8 years ago
Beatrice enrolled.
"I would say,maintaining and improving my shop has been my biggest hardship because I lack enough capital to boost it."
Pamela's family
access_time 8 years ago
Pamela enrolled.
"The achievement I'm proudest of is having be able to use my small business of selling oranges to raise my children single handedly and now they are grown."
Ambrose's family
access_time 8 years ago
Ambrose enrolled.
"The achievement I'm proudest of is having been able to teach my children upto Secondary School level,this I did while working as a waiter in some local hotel where payment was little."