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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.
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Tikila's family
access_time 16 minutes ago
Tikila received a $464 initial payment.
"The moment I received my money, I felt so happy that i danced around and thanked God for bringing givedirectly. "
Charles's family
access_time 16 minutes ago
Charles received a $464 initial payment.
"The moment I received my money, I felt so happy because we didn't know how cash gets into the phone."
Sarah's family
access_time 16 minutes ago
Sarah received a $464 initial payment.
"The biggest difference in my daily life is happiness to handle such money to help me do what I want."
Simon's family
access_time 26 minutes ago
Simon received a $464 initial payment.
"The biggest difference in my daily life is that, I'm now my mind is settled because GD has supported me with money which has enabled me to pay school fees.Secondly my child and I are happy because he is doing his final exam for senior four."
Christine's family
access_time 1 hour ago
Christine received a $464 initial payment.
"The biggest difference in my daily life is that, I have my own business which will enable me save some money and support my family."
Laston's family
access_time 1 hour ago
Laston received a $446 second payment.
"My life is different than it would have been if i didnt receive the money in way that i now own a sugarcane plantation of 2 acres and i hope by 2020 i will be able to earn between 5-6 millllion shillings until 2024"
Nankwanga's family
access_time 2 hours ago
Nankwanga received a $446 second payment.
"I have hopes of becoming a land lord again after buying my land. I have been lacking where I can settle with the family. I have been suffering a lot after selling off all the land that we had in an attempt to save the life of my husband who eventually died and left us with no land."
Grace's family
access_time 2 hours ago
Grace received a $464 initial payment.
"I became very happy for receiving money from Give Directly"
Dinah's family
access_time 2 hours ago
Dinah received a $464 initial payment.
"The biggest difference in my life daily life is that, I have got things which I needed in my life like a bull which help me plough and 3 gardens for farming which I did not have before."
Winny's family
access_time 2 hours ago
Winny received a $23 fourth payment.
"My life is different in that I'm able to study full time at school because I have cleared school fees and I have textbooks to use."