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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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Monic's family
access_time over 2 years ago
Monic received a $423 second payment.
"Having my house renovated is the biggest difference in my daily life. I used the second transfer to renovate my house and my house looks new."
Hadijja's family
access_time over 2 years ago
Hadijja received a $423 second payment.
"Being able to own land with unconditional cash transfers from GiveDirectly is the biggest difference in my daily life. I am excited."
Rose's family
access_time over 2 years ago
Rose enrolled.
"This money will enable me buy goat's for breeding, which shall in turn give birth to many goats and will help me in paying school fee for my children in future."
Ann's family
access_time over 2 years ago
Ann enrolled.
"My 12 years son get lost on 10/12/2017 and efforts to trace him has bore no fruits, it has hearted my me so deeply and willing to get him a live."
Jane's family
access_time over 2 years ago
Jane enrolled.
"Getting money to make our ends meet has been difficult, that sometimes we miss some meals."
Benta's family
access_time over 2 years ago
Benta enrolled.
"The hardest burden in my life is raising money to pay school fees as currently my business isn't doing well and the burden of providing food for my family since am the sole provider"
Elsha's family
access_time over 2 years ago
Elsha enrolled.
"It will help in paying my child school fees and also furnish my house"
Scholastica's family
access_time over 2 years ago
Scholastica enrolled.
"Receiving this money will mean a lot to me because since 2005, i have been living in a grass thatched house, which is earth walled. Now i can afford a smile in that i will be able to build a good house."
Milca's family
access_time over 2 years ago
Milca enrolled.
"It will enable me pay school fees for my children and the orphans am taking care of."
Poebe's family
access_time over 2 years ago
Poebe enrolled.
"The biggest challange is lack of basic income to sustain my large family of ten members since i depends on odd jobs to sustain them"