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.
Kennedy's family
access_time over 8 years ago
Kennedy received a $98 initial payment.
"I'm planning to buy furniture and livestock. I also want to boost my business further."
Caren's family
access_time over 8 years ago
Caren received a $98 initial payment.
"I'm planning to pay school fees for my two children and plaster my house."
Edina's family
access_time over 8 years ago
Edina received a $98 initial payment.
"I'm planning to build a house and to educate my children."
John's family
access_time over 8 years ago
John received a $98 initial payment.
"I'm planning to pay my wife's dowry and to hire land for maize and tomato farming."
Linet's family
access_time over 8 years ago
Linet received a $98 initial payment.
"I'm planning to start clothes business and renovate my house."
Susan's family
access_time over 8 years ago
Susan enrolled.
"The biggest hardship we face is lack of enough land in the village for us to build a home, so we are forced to rent a house at the shopping center."
Barack's family
access_time over 8 years ago
Barack enrolled.
"The biggest hardship I have is lack of a steady source of income this means I am often in debt and also unable to pay rent and school fees for my child"
Millicent's family
access_time over 8 years ago
Millicent enrolled.
"The biggest hardship I have is that my husband, who is the sole breadwinner, does not have a sustainable source of income and this often means paying school fees for my child is difficult."
Dickson's family
access_time over 8 years ago
Dickson enrolled.
"The biggest hardship I face right now is lack of oxen to assist me when I am ploughing my farm, it means I have to use a lot of manual labour and this is very inefficient."
Lidia's family
access_time over 8 years ago
Lidia enrolled.
"The biggest hardship that I face in my life is that paying house rent is really difficult as we only depend on farming as our main source of income and because farming depend on weather and season so we really have a problem when it comes to clearing our house rent."