chat
GDLive Newsfeed
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.
to follow someone and stay updated on their journey with GiveDirectly.

Want to hear more updates from recipients? Click below to follow 10!

Waiswa's family
access_time 3 hours ago
Waiswa received a $446 second payment.
"my life is different than it would have been if i did not receive the transfer in a way that now i have what i used not to have like a plot of land and i am building a house"
Loy's family
access_time 3 hours ago
Loy received a $464 initial payment.
"The difference i have observed in my life so far is, I have bought items like bedding's and livestock that i never owned which has improved my standards of living."
Pelina's family
access_time 3 hours ago
Pelina received a $464 initial payment.
"The moment I received the money,I felt happy and I thanked God."
Mukyala's family
access_time 3 hours ago
Mukyala received a $446 second payment.
"My life is different than it would have been if i never received the transfer in a way that i am now happy, people consult me on how i got the transfer and this makes me feel proud , i sleep in my own house something which i only used to dream about. Generally i am very happy with my children"
Namayaanja's family
access_time 3 hours ago
Namayaanja received a $446 second payment.
"I renovated my house and now I am living a good life than it was before give directly came in our community."
Proscovia's family
access_time 3 hours ago
Proscovia received a $446 second payment.
"GD did something i never expected in my life, i never expected to receive such amount of money in my life, my children can now go to school and am able to support my parents."
Samule's family
access_time 4 hours ago
Samule received a $464 initial payment.
"I feel so happy nowadays unlike before, Even the sickness i have been feeling is reducing since i have been able to seek medical attention"
Muwereza's family
access_time 4 hours ago
Muwereza received a $446 second payment.
"That money was so helpful to me, it came at a time i needed it so much as my son was going to be imprisoned"
Baseke's family
access_time 4 hours ago
Baseke received a $446 second payment.
"my life is different than it would have been if i never received the in a way that now i have a good looking house, my family is happy because we can now afford a meal in a day"
Jamira's family
access_time 4 hours ago
Jamira received a $446 second payment.
"my life is different than it would have been in that i now have a place i call home, i was also able to buy household assets which i did not have before like a bed, mattress, solar and solar battery"