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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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Tabither's family
access_time over 2 years ago
Tabither received a $493 second payment.
"I used to live in a grass thatched house but nowadays i am living in a iron roofed house. My brother is also in school. I am happy."
Joseph's family
access_time over 2 years ago
Joseph received a $99 initial payment.
"I am planning to build a house, renovate my house and buy a cow with my upcoming transfer"
Rose's family
access_time over 2 years ago
Rose received a $493 second payment.
"The biggest difference in my life is the cattle i have and the ability to pay school fee for my child."
Getruda's family
access_time over 2 years ago
Getruda received a $493 second payment.
"The biggest difference in my life is renovating and expanding my house."
Ruth's family
access_time over 2 years ago
Ruth received a $493 second payment.
"The biggest difference in my life is the bigger house which is connected to electricity. I live a happy life!"
Milka's family
access_time over 2 years ago
Milka received a $493 second payment.
"Before we could argue with my husband when he failed to pay fees but nowadays we dont since i started receiving these transfers.My son was staying home doing nothing but when i received the money i took him for a technical course. I am privileged."
George's family
access_time over 2 years ago
George received a $493 second payment.
"Givedirectly dealings are transparent unlike in the case of other NGOs where u have to give a bribe to get an aid."
Eunice's family
access_time over 2 years ago
Eunice received a $493 second payment.
"The other NGOs here gives you money and you pay back,GD gives you money that is unconditional. You plan everything by yourself depending on what you lack most."
Susan's family
access_time over 2 years ago
Susan received a $99 initial payment.
"I am planning to spend the upcoming transfer on building a three roomed house because the house am staying in at the moment is a one roomed house that leaks during rainy seasons."
Damaris's family
access_time over 2 years ago
Damaris received a $493 second payment.
"The biggest difference in my daily life is that I have managed to build a spacious house and now I feel at peace."