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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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James's family
access_time over 2 years ago
James received a $99 initial payment.
"I am planning to buy two cows to pay dowry for my wife and start a quarry business."
Teresa's family
access_time over 2 years ago
Teresa received a $99 initial payment.
"I am planning to enlarge my house and buy cement to plaster the walls and also buy farm implements."
James's family
access_time over 2 years ago
James enrolled.
"The achievement am proudest of is farming. I survive and feed on what I harvest all year round."
Hezborne's family
access_time over 2 years ago
Hezborne enrolled.
"The biggest hardship I face is the fact that my income source is totally unstable and dependent on networking with friends."
Jenipha's family
access_time over 2 years ago
Jenipha enrolled.
"The biggest hardship I face is the burden of school fees."
John's family
access_time over 2 years ago
John enrolled.
"The biggest hardship is lack of money to establish myself and not being able to set up a business. "
Hellen's family
access_time over 2 years ago
Hellen enrolled.
"The proudest achievement is that managed to finish my house to the state it is now since my husband passed away."
Rose's family
access_time over 2 years ago
Rose enrolled.
"The proudest achievement is I have taken some of my children up to high school."
Margaret's family
access_time over 2 years ago
Margaret enrolled.
"The biggest hardship that I face in my life is that getting school fees for my children is not easy for me and this at times forces me to go out and seek for loans from my neighbours who at times fail to assist me. "
Peter's family
access_time over 2 years ago
Peter enrolled.
"The biggest hardship that I face in my life is that our income is very low and this is a challenge as we are not able to afford three meals in a day like other families."