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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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Consilata's family
access_time almost 2 years ago
Consilata enrolled.
"My proudest achievement is that I have managed to build my own home as a widow. My husband died long time ago while we were living in a small thatched house."
Pamela's family
access_time almost 2 years ago
Pamela enrolled.
"The biggest hardship that I have faced in life is that I don't have a reliable source of income that I can use to support my family. We sometimes go without a meal for a day."
Rose's family
access_time almost 2 years ago
Rose enrolled.
"I will not lie,I don't have any proud achievement that I can say,my life has been very tough all along even when am talking now I am sick and providing for my children is still a challenge to me."
Jane's family
access_time almost 2 years ago
Jane enrolled.
"The biggest hardship I have faced is that I have no proper income and making ropes is the only business I know. It does not even give proper income."
Eunice's family
access_time almost 2 years ago
Eunice enrolled.
"The biggest hardship is that I am all alone and taking care of my needs is very difficult. I have no proper job to support my family."
Maurine's family
access_time almost 2 years ago
Maurine enrolled.
"The proudest achievement that I have is that I have my own house."
Erick's family
access_time almost 2 years ago
Erick enrolled.
"My proudest achievements are that we have struggled to build iron roofed house because we used to stay in grass thatched house . Secondly we have also bought a cow which has reproduce another cow adding the number to cows."
Ruth's family
access_time almost 2 years ago
Ruth enrolled.
"My biggest hardship in life is lack of proper source of income to sustain my family."
Janet's family
access_time almost 2 years ago
Janet enrolled.
"My proudest achievement is that I have a house, furniture and I am struggling to educate my young children."
Josintar's family
access_time almost 2 years ago
Josintar enrolled.
"The biggest hardship I have faced in life is lack of sufficient funds to feed and educate my children to the level I want because of poor source of income."