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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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Susan's family
access_time 2 years ago
Susan received a $99 initial payment.
"A planning to use the next tranfer to build a house."
Caroline's family
access_time 2 years ago
Caroline received a $99 initial payment.
"I plan to pay school fees for my children. I also plan to buy cement and sand, and cement the vwalls and floor of my house to finish it."
Benta's family
access_time 2 years ago
Benta received a $99 initial payment.
"I will use the next transfer to buy a piece of land and build my home since am homeless."
John's family
access_time 2 years ago
John received a $99 initial payment.
"I will buy doors and build a house for my family, pay school fees and maybe buy a goat incase i remain with some money."
Emmaculate's family
access_time 2 years ago
Emmaculate received a $99 initial payment.
"I plan to buy oxen and a plough for ploughing my piece of land for palnting. I do not have money to hire the services therefore i have to dig with a hoe and it is tedious."
Milka's family
access_time 2 years ago
Milka received a $99 initial payment.
"My husband to wish to increase capital for his business as a magazine/newspaper vender, so we agreed that he will use the money sao that he can increase his profits."
Shem's family
access_time 2 years ago
Shem received a $99 initial payment.
"I will spend the next transfer to pay dowry, buy a mattress,buy a cow and the rest on food."
Hellen's family
access_time 2 years ago
Hellen enrolled.
"The achievement that I am proudest of is that I was able to buy a cow using cash that I got from my business of selling cereals."
Tom's family
access_time 2 years ago
Tom enrolled.
"The biggest hardship that I face in my life is that my income is very low and supporting my family in terms of basic needs like food and paying school fees for my children is a challenge for me."
William's family
access_time 2 years ago
William enrolled.
"The achievement that I am proudest of is that I was able to plant vegetables on my farm which enabled me to get some cash that I spent on buying a dairy cow that I keep for milk."