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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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Carolyne's family
access_time over 2 years ago
Carolyne received a $491 second payment.
"Givedirectly is the best. It implements its projects on time unlike the other organisations."
Tabitha's family
access_time over 2 years ago
Tabitha received a $98 initial payment.
"I am planning to spend my upcoming transfer on paying school fees and starting a business"
Caren's family
access_time over 2 years ago
Caren received a $98 initial payment.
"Since my child will be joining form one next year, my upcoming second transfer will facilitate her education in form one and two."
Norah's family
access_time over 2 years ago
Norah received a $491 second payment.
"Givedirectly keeps its promises and there is third party involved for one to be eligible for the transfer."
Anthoney's family
access_time over 2 years ago
Anthoney received a $491 second payment.
""Give_Directly transfer cash to recipient while other NGOs transfer loan to Youth and women groups.""
Michael's family
access_time over 2 years ago
Michael received a $98 initial payment.
"I want to spend the upcoming transfer to pay school fee for my children who one of them has even dropped out of school due to lack of fee."
Conslata's family
access_time over 2 years ago
Conslata received a $98 initial payment.
"I spent my upcoming transfer on building a new house and paying school fees for my children"
Jackline's family
access_time over 2 years ago
Jackline received a $491 second payment.
"The biggest difference in my daily life is that I have cleared school fees arrears for the children, I no-longer have to move things around in my house whenever it rains with the aim of protecting them from being rained on. My children can also comfortably play with the other children without being teased that they wear rags."
Hellen's family
access_time over 2 years ago
Hellen received a $491 second payment.
"GiveDirectly transfer lumpsum a mount which can help recipient to sort out most of their problem as compared to other NGOs which benefit villagers with invalid materials such as school bag for one kid per family."
Joseph's family
access_time over 2 years ago
Joseph received a $98 initial payment.
"I am having a lot of school fees balances and this is a heavy burden to me so the whole of my upcoming second payment will go to school fees."