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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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Rose's family
access_time over 2 years ago
Rose received a $481 second payment.
"The biggest difference in my daily life is that I was able to take my children to boarding school."
Rose's family
access_time over 2 years ago
Rose received a $481 second payment.
"The biggest difference I can mention in my own life is that Give Directly has re-lined me to my dream of being a farmer. I am now happily pursuing tomato farming and I expect to reap large in the wrong run."
Felix's family
access_time over 2 years ago
Felix received a $481 second payment.
"The biggest difference in my daily life is that,I am stress free because of the school fees that I paid and my children are not sent out of school because of the fee arrears anymore."
Pamela's family
access_time over 2 years ago
Pamela received a $481 second payment.
"The biggest difference in my daily life is having a bigger house in a perfect condition,i no longer worry about my house crumbling down."
Joseph's family
access_time over 2 years ago
Joseph received a $481 second payment.
"The biggest difference in my daily life since I started receiving transfers from Give Directly is that I have made a step in my life, as a farmer I have moved from small scale to large scale rice farming and I expect this to translate to my income before the year ends."
George's family
access_time over 2 years ago
George received a $481 second payment.
"The biggest difference that I can mention in my daily life in relationship with Give Directly's transfers is that we have managed to legitimize our relationship. We are now happily married."
Christine's family
access_time over 2 years ago
Christine received a $481 second payment.
"I have moved from a leaking-grass thatched house to a leak-free house and therefore the biggest difference in my daily life since I started receiving transfers from Give Directly is that we are no longer being rained on. We live in a more comfortable house and sleep more comfortably."
Anjelina's family
access_time over 2 years ago
Anjelina received a $481 second payment.
"I have been elated higher since I started receiving transfers from Give Directly. I remember when I received my first transfer, I built a house for my children and I think this is my major achievement. The difference is that they no longer cruise in the darkness to seek for places to sleep at."
Turphosa's family
access_time over 2 years ago
Turphosa received a $481 second payment.
"The biggest difference in my life is having bought the building materials that is halfway my dream of having my own house."
Caroline's family
access_time over 2 years ago
Caroline received a $481 second payment.
"The biggest difference in my life is having bought an oxen,i know come next planting season i will able to plant and plough on time unlike before when i had to wait for others to finish in order to lend me their oxen."