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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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Mary's family
access_time over 2 years ago
Mary received a $99 initial payment.
"I plan to pay school fees for my child to keep him in school. I also want to buy a water tank because we have a problem getting water for household use. I also plan to cement the floor of m house to finish it."
James's family
access_time over 2 years ago
James received a $99 initial payment.
"I plan to invest it on a stone selling business. We will be shaping the stones used for building houses."
Paul's family
access_time over 2 years ago
Paul received a $99 initial payment.
"I'm planning to settle school fee balance with a portion of the transfer while the rest I'll use to enlarge my house because it is too small."
Martin's family
access_time over 2 years ago
Martin received a $99 initial payment.
"I'm planning to cement both floor and walls of my house because it is earth at the moment and requires frequent repairs. I'm also planning to invest the remaining amount in livestock."
Kennedy's family
access_time over 2 years ago
Kennedy received a $99 initial payment.
"I plan to buy at least 2 oxen for ploughing my farm."
Caroline's family
access_time over 2 years ago
Caroline received a $99 initial payment.
"My house is in poor condition, I therefore plan to buy cement, and cement the floor and walls of my house. I also plan to buy a metal door and replace it with the wooden door."
Mary's family
access_time over 2 years ago
Mary received a $99 initial payment.
"I'm planning to build a nice iron roofed house with a larger portion of the transfer. I'm also planning to buy a cow with the remaining amount which will provide me with free milk in the future."
Grace's family
access_time over 2 years ago
Grace received a $99 initial payment.
"I'm planning to build a nice iron roofed house and furnish it."
Charles's family
access_time over 2 years ago
Charles received a $99 initial payment.
"I'm planning to finish my house with a portion of the transfer because as at now its not completed due to financial constraints. I'm also planning to invest in fish pond."
Joshua's family
access_time over 2 years ago
Joshua received a $99 initial payment.
"I'm planning to build a new iron roofed house because my current house is too small in size. I'm also planning to pay dowry with the remaining amount."