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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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Monica's family
access_time over 2 years ago
Monica received a $99 initial payment.
"We (recipient and spouse) plan to spend my upcoming lump sum payment on upgrading our house."
Millicent's family
access_time over 2 years ago
Millicent received a $99 initial payment.
"We (recipient and spouse) plan to spend my upcoming lump sum payment on completing house expansion and plastering the inside, and also purchase of 1 bull."
Hellen's family
access_time over 2 years ago
Hellen received a $99 initial payment.
"I plan to spend my upcoming lump sum payment on plastering the inside of my house, paying school fee and buying a cow."
Rose's family
access_time over 2 years ago
Rose received a $99 initial payment.
"I plan to spend my upcoming lump sum payment on secondary school fee payment, purchase of small livestock and Fixing the remaining in an Account for my younger children’s school fee in future."
Emily's family
access_time over 2 years ago
Emily received a $99 initial payment.
"l am planning to build iron roofed spacious comfortable house since the one l have is very small and linking."
Caroline's family
access_time over 2 years ago
Caroline received a $496 second payment.
"GiveDirectly gives grants while other NGOs give loans."
Evaline's family
access_time over 2 years ago
Evaline received a $99 initial payment.
"I planning to start up livestock farming."
Hermans's family
access_time over 2 years ago
Hermans received a $99 initial payment.
"I am planning to buy poles and barbed wire so as to fence my home, pay bride price, pay school fees (secondary school) for my children and buy seats."
Pamela's family
access_time over 2 years ago
Pamela received a $496 second payment.
"GD is more reliable compared to other NGOs."
Vera's family
access_time over 2 years ago
Vera received a $99 initial payment.
"I will build my own house using my upcoming lumpsum payment since I am lacking a house."