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.
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Irene's family
access_time over 2 years ago
Irene enrolled.
"We feel happy because, our main occupation is charcoal burning, receiving this money will enable me to open clothe selling business which will give us sustainable income."
Eunice's family
access_time over 2 years ago
Eunice enrolled.
"Receiving this money makes me feel so happy because it will help me to extend my smaller house to a bigger one that can be enough for my family."
Phoebe's family
access_time over 2 years ago
Phoebe enrolled.
"My biggest hardship is that I have a growth in my head which was discovered by scans from the hospital and the operation to remove it requires a lot of money which I am not able to raise on my own."
Joyce's family
access_time over 2 years ago
Joyce enrolled.
"The biggest hardship in my life is the poor state of my grass thatched house which seriously leaks during the rainy seasons leaving me and my family with nowhere to put our heads. This worries me so much coupled with the heavy burden of school fees I am required to pay for the three children I have in secondary school."
Mary's family
access_time over 2 years ago
Mary enrolled.
"I am so happy about receiving this money because this will be a turning point in my life that has been so miserable. I will be able to build a decent house and move from the dilapidated grass thatched one that we are always rained on during the rainy seasons, I will also be able to expand my small business as well take good care of my family from the returns."
Claris's family
access_time over 2 years ago
Claris enrolled.
"I feel so happy about receiving the money because it will create a big impact in my life, being a widow, I am the sole bread winner for my family and sometimes it becomes so difficult to sustain my family from the subsistence farming I do."
Millicent's family
access_time over 2 years ago
Millicent enrolled.
"The biggest hardship I am facing is that I have a lot of responsibilities to take care of but what I get as a salary from my job is way too little to take care of them."
Margaret's family
access_time over 2 years ago
Margaret enrolled.
"Receiving this money means that my granddaughter will finally be able to get a college education because I will pay tuition fees for her. "
Maurine's family
access_time over 2 years ago
Maurine enrolled.
"Receiving this money means that I can expand my business by buying larger quantities of charcoal to sell. Hopefully this will translate to more profits and also more savings which I can use to educate my children."
Lynet's family
access_time over 2 years ago
Lynet enrolled.
"I have a child in the univesity and two kids in high school, school feea has always been the biggest problem in this household because we dont have a stable source of income, with this money, i will he able to offset the pending school fee balances in the respective institutions my kids are learning."