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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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Hanifah's family
access_time over 2 years ago
Hanifah enrolled.
"The biggest hardship I have faced in my life was when i fell sick to the extent of running mad. This made me back slide in my visions i had for the future."
Henry's family
access_time over 2 years ago
Henry enrolled.
"The achievement I am proudest of my parents its because of them that i am who i am. Secondly my family because they have been there for me in any situation."
Shela's family
access_time over 2 years ago
Shela received a $98 initial payment.
"I am planning to spend my upcoming cash transfer to purchase a dairy cow and some oxen to help me prepare my piece of land."
Richard's family
access_time over 2 years ago
Richard received a $98 initial payment.
"I am planning to spend my upcoming cash transfer to purchase more iron sheets,buy a sofa set and timber."
Florence's family
access_time over 2 years ago
Florence received a $98 initial payment.
"I am planning to spend my upcoming cash transfer to construct a 4 bedroomed house and start another different business."
Sarah's family
access_time over 2 years ago
Sarah received a $98 initial payment.
"I am planning to spend my upcoming cash transfer to finishing building my toilet and build a nice big house."
Pesila's family
access_time over 2 years ago
Pesila received a $98 initial payment.
"I am planning to spend my upcoming cash transfer to construct a nice house."
Lavenda's family
access_time over 2 years ago
Lavenda received a $474 third payment.
"The biggest difference in my life is that I have built a descent Iron sheets roofed house from a grassed thatched house. I have livestock too such as cattle and goats through GiveDirectly financial Aid.I am happier now and my living standards have grown positively and drastically."
Monica's family
access_time over 2 years ago
Monica enrolled.
"Making ends meet is my biggest hardship in my life.Casual jobs are limited and the pay is low.I am living from hand to mouth."
Belinda's family
access_time over 2 years ago
Belinda enrolled.
"My biggest hardship was when my daughter got burnt with hot tea and at the time we had no money to take her to the hospital."