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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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Gladys's family
access_time over 2 years ago
Gladys received a $481 second payment.
"The biggest difference in my life is that I am now able to work on a much bigger portion of my farm land with ease since I have my own bulls that help in ploughing using the hand-drawn plough."
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 have my own house where I can stay and sleep comfortably."
Monica's family
access_time over 2 years ago
Monica received a $481 second payment.
"The biggest difference in my daily life is the new atmosphere full of peace and happiness because I have managed to do most of the things that I had dream of for such a long time and right now I am one step ahead."
Penina's family
access_time over 2 years ago
Penina received a $481 second payment.
"Since I started receiving transfers from Give Directly, I have seen an upward shift in my farm production. I have been using the money to rent more farms and diversified my production from subsistence to commercial farming."
Millicent's family
access_time over 2 years ago
Millicent received a $481 second payment.
"The biggest difference in my daily life is that I have a spacious house which accommodates me well with my family."
Eunice's family
access_time over 2 years ago
Eunice received a $481 second payment.
"The biggest difference in my daily life is that I have a good house now and my children are able to stay in school since I paid school fees for my them."
Paulina's family
access_time over 2 years ago
Paulina received a $481 second payment.
"The biggest difference in my daily life since I started receiving transfers from Give Directly is that I no longer struggle hard, tilling peoples' farm at a meager salary to cater for my household needs. I have adequate stock of food and feeding has never been a challenge to us since then; our health has improved!"
Elizabeth's family
access_time over 2 years ago
Elizabeth received a $481 second payment.
"The biggest difference in my daily life is that I see my dream of having a homestead being accomplished since I have already purchased buiding materials ."
Ann's family
access_time over 2 years ago
Ann received a $481 second payment.
"The biggest difference in my daily life is that my children are able to go to school because I paid school fees for them."
Pamela's family
access_time over 2 years ago
Pamela received a $481 second payment.
"The biggest difference in my daily life that I can mention is the the good house that has currently offered us good accommodation that we have been dreaming of. The house is big enough, properly ventilated and healthier to our living."