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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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Teresa's family
access_time over 2 years ago
Teresa received a $99 initial payment.
"I'm planning to plaster my rental houses with the upcoming cash transfer so that tenants can move in and I start earning monthly income."
Agnetta's family
access_time over 2 years ago
Agnetta received a $99 initial payment.
"The upcoming transfer i want to use to start poultry keeping because i have the knowledge and it will boost my livelihood."
Bonface's family
access_time over 2 years ago
Bonface received a $493 second payment.
"Th biggest difference in my life is that I am now stress free because i dont have any fee balance to clear next year"
Nancy's family
access_time over 2 years ago
Nancy received a $99 initial payment.
"I would like to build a new house, renovate my previous house and pay school fees for my children with my upcoming transfer"
Jackline's family
access_time over 2 years ago
Jackline received a $493 second payment.
"GiveDirectly gives out unconditional cash transfers individually to a recipient and they keep their promise unlike other NGOs."
Everline's family
access_time over 2 years ago
Everline received a $99 initial payment.
"I am planning to build a new house and buy a cow with my upcoming transfer"
Judith's family
access_time over 2 years ago
Judith received a $493 second payment.
"The biggest difference in my daily life is that, I no longer use kerosene to lighten my house but solar, I now have sofa set and also I have bought my own land."
Sylvia's family
access_time over 2 years ago
Sylvia received a $99 initial payment.
"I am planning to use my upcoming transfer on buying more building materials to build my own house because i am currently homeless but putting up with my husbands grandmother."
Gordon's family
access_time over 2 years ago
Gordon received a $99 initial payment.
"I want to construct a poultry house and start poultry farming and expand my rice plantation."
Onyango's family
access_time over 2 years ago
Onyango received a $99 initial payment.
"I am planning to expand my business and buy a cow with my upcoming transfer"