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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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Peter's family
access_time 3 days ago
Peter received a $474 initial payment.
"The moment i received the money on my phone i felt very happy i fell on bed and thanked God for the blessing"
Tabisa's family
access_time 3 days ago
Tabisa received a $474 initial payment.
"The biggest difference in my life is that i now have peace of mind and i have hope of constructing a very beautiful home. I bought very nice clothes that even when i put on am very smart. The business i have started is giving me money which is enabling me to provide basic needs to my family. Am so grateful to Give Directly."
Nicholas's family
access_time 3 days ago
Nicholas received a $474 initial payment.
"Am going to own a commercial house that will generating income for the family that is going to be the biggest difference in my life."
Jesca's family
access_time 3 days ago
Jesca received a $455 second payment.
"I am happy that my life is now very vibrant and my children are much healthier compared to how our lives were . We would still be very poor and miserable if givedirectly had not given me the cash transfers."
Besi's family
access_time 3 days ago
Besi received a $455 second payment.
"My life is different than it would have been because i sleep in a reasonable house now, able to take my children to school in time, and able to support my life with a small vegetable business i started. "
Dina's family
access_time 3 days ago
Dina received a $455 second payment.
"Before I received the transfer my life was very hard. I could not afford medical care and life was hopeless. But when the transfers came I was able to establish a personal business which I generating income and on top of that the second transfer has enabled me construct a house which I am yet to complete."
Francis's family
access_time 3 days ago
Francis received a $455 second payment.
"My life was miserable before I received the cash transfers. I was not leading a normal life however when give directly sent me the transfers my life changed drastically in that I am now healthy and very happy."
Anna's family
access_time 3 days ago
Anna received a $455 second payment.
"My life is different jw in that it was incomplete before because I could not support my family. But when this money arrived, my life became better. I am now happier and complete because I built a nice house for my children and I can afford food , something which was unusual."
Kosilata's family
access_time 3 days ago
Kosilata enrolled.
"Recceiving this money means i will be able to build an iron roofed house, buy household items and pay medical bills."
Caroline's family
access_time 3 days ago
Caroline received a $466 third payment.
"I had started constructing a permanent house but I did not complete it for lack of funds until, I received my third transfer that I spent most part of it buying building materials and paying the labourers. I am glad it is somewhere and the only remaining thing is the roofing that I am hopeful I will complete soon."