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.
Joyce's family
access_time over 8 years ago
Joyce enrolled.
"The biggest hardship that I face in my life is that my income from tailoring is not stable as getting capital for my business is not easy as I am also a widow."
Sharon's family
access_time over 8 years ago
Sharon enrolled.
"The achievement I am proudest of is that we were able to build a house that we currently stay in using funds from our fishing business."
Christine's family
access_time over 8 years ago
Christine enrolled.
"The achievement am proudest of is a cow that I bought with my savings. I feel proud because this is an asset. I had also started plastering my house with cement, the walls and the floor. It's incomplete now due to lack of cash but I still feel proud."
Nancy's family
access_time over 8 years ago
Nancy enrolled.
"The biggest hardship I face is lack of a sustainable income source. In this economy everything you do requires money and at the same time it's so scarce."
Victor's family
access_time over 8 years ago
Victor enrolled.
"The achievement am proudest of was moving out my parents compound to my own home. I feel proud because now am independent and can make my decisions without consulting my parents."
George's family
access_time over 8 years ago
George enrolled.
"The achievement am proudest of is moving to my own compound. In Luo custom this a big step and so I feel proud. Usually once a man marries they will eventually have to move out of there parents compound and build there own house in a different compound."
Linet's family
access_time over 8 years ago
Linet enrolled.
"The biggest hardship I face now is lack a sustainable income source."
Caroline's family
access_time over 8 years ago
Caroline enrolled.
"The achievement am proudest of is the fishing business we started with my husband. After his contract ended at Sony sugar, we came back home and started life afresh. My husband was fishing and I was selling the fish in different markets. This has helped us survive and educate our children."
Joshua's family
access_time over 8 years ago
Joshua enrolled.
"The biggest hardship was when I became sick and I could not do a lot of things to support my family"
Mathew's family
access_time over 8 years ago
Mathew enrolled.
"The biggest hardship has been not having money to take care of our daily needs."