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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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Josphine's family
access_time 1 year ago
Josphine received a $493 second payment.
"GiveDirectly gives money while other NGOs give material things."
Christina's family
access_time 1 year ago
Christina received a $493 second payment.
"The biggest difference in my daily life is that I currently own a proper house as opposed to previously when I lived an old-damaged house."
Elidah's family
access_time 1 year ago
Elidah received a $493 second payment.
"GiveDirectly deals with adults while other NGOs deals with children."
Ludia's family
access_time 1 year ago
Ludia received a $493 second payment.
"GiveDirectly gives grants while other NGOs give loans."
Mary's family
access_time 1 year ago
Mary received a $493 second payment.
"The biggest difference in my daily life is that my child was able to join secondary school with ease."
Pamela's family
access_time 1 year ago
Pamela received a $493 second payment.
"The biggest difference in my daily life is that I light with solar instead of lantern and paraffin."
Afline's family
access_time 1 year ago
Afline received a $493 second payment.
"There is a difference in that GD sends money directly to it's clients while some of the other NGOs offer help which often end up in the wrong hands."
Sipora's family
access_time 1 year ago
Sipora received a $493 second payment.
"GiveDirectly is corruption free while other NGOs are full of corruption."
Jane's family
access_time 1 year ago
Jane received a $493 second payment.
"There is a difference in that GD sends cash directly to beneficiaries and doesn't ask for anything in return unlike other NGOs."
Aska's family
access_time 1 year ago
Aska received a $493 second payment.
"There is a difference in that GD offers cash, while the other NGOs offer school uniforms, blankets and shoes."