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.
Rose's family
access_time over 8 years ago
Rose enrolled.
"The biggest hardship that I have faced was when I had no house and when I lost my son who drowned at the lake,he was not sick the abrupt death has really disturbed me."
Millicent's family
access_time over 8 years ago
Millicent enrolled.
"My proudest achievement is having worked as a house help since my spouse died and managed to use my earnings to take care of my children."
Monica's family
access_time over 8 years ago
Monica enrolled.
"The biggest hardship that I face right now is that since my spouse left for kitale, I have been forced to do a lot menial jobs in order to survive, but these kind of jobs are few in the village. I often sleep hungry because I did not get work to do and subsequently I did not have money to buy food to eat."
Mary's family
access_time over 8 years ago
Mary enrolled.
"My proudest achievement is having saved profits from my small shop and eventually managed to plaster my house."
Janet's family
access_time over 8 years ago
Janet enrolled.
"My proudest achievement is having joined a women's support group and used my savings to buy two goats."
Caroline's family
access_time over 8 years ago
Caroline received a $98 initial payment.
"l plan to pay a dowry and start a business."
Caroline's family
access_time over 8 years ago
Caroline received a $98 initial payment.
"l plan to buy ox plough and build a kitchen."
Pamela's family
access_time over 8 years ago
Pamela received a $98 initial payment.
"l plan buy bedding , furniture and start a small business."
Rose's family
access_time over 8 years ago
Rose received a $98 initial payment.
"l plan to buy furniture , l also plan to expand my house it is small."
Monica's family
access_time over 8 years ago
Monica enrolled.
"Our proudest achievement is that we have been able to build a house for the family."