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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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Joyce's family
access_time over 2 years ago
Joyce received a $475 third payment.
"I paid a debt of 10000 KES, school fees 10000 KES, labor charges for building 15000 KES, spent 7000 KES on transportation of building materials and the rest on food and other household stuffs."
Gordon's family
access_time over 2 years ago
Gordon enrolled.
"The biggest hardship I'm facing currently is on my health,four years a go I went for some check ups in the hospital and the report showed that I was HIV positive. I fall sick more often but I'm on drugs and doing better. "
Lilian's family
access_time over 2 years ago
Lilian enrolled.
"The biggest hardship we face currently is on making ends meet,we depend on making of ropes using sisal and the cash from the sale of one rope is just ten shillings,this is just enough for the days need."
Caroline's family
access_time over 2 years ago
Caroline enrolled.
"The biggest hardship we face currently is on making ends meet, the charcoal burning we do is not very promising given our area has no much trees plus it is not environmental friendly but we have no choice."
Everlyne's family
access_time over 2 years ago
Everlyne enrolled.
"The biggest hardship we are facing currently is on making ends meet, we do not have a proper source of income hence just living from hand to mouth."
Hellen's family
access_time over 2 years ago
Hellen enrolled.
"The biggest hardship we are facing currently is on making ends meet,our business of trading livestock is not doing very well since most of the times we're not able to plough back the profits because of other needs."
Sella's family
access_time over 2 years ago
Sella enrolled.
"The biggest hardship we are facing currently are several; Paying school fees for our two children in secondary school,diseases have also been a constant occurrence in our lives and most times we're bed ridden,lastly fending for the family is a hustle given that we don't have a proper source of income other than farming."
Monica's family
access_time over 2 years ago
Monica enrolled.
"The achievement we're proudest of is having been able to build our current house,our previous house was thatched and would leak during rainy seasons making it dangerous for sleeping in,it later fell and almost killed us all."
Lilian's family
access_time over 2 years ago
Lilian enrolled.
"The biggest hardship we are facing currently is on making ends meet,we make ropes using sisal and sell in the village but the income from this is very little just the days needs."
Everline's family
access_time over 2 years ago
Everline enrolled.
"The achievement I am proudest of is my small business of selling vegetables and fruits from a stall by the roadside. This business supplies my daily requirements. "