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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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Lily's family
access_time over 2 years ago
Lily received a $99 initial payment.
"I will clear school fees balance and build a pit latrine with the upcoming lumpsum transfer."
Dorcas's family
access_time over 2 years ago
Dorcas received a $493 second payment.
"GiveDirectly is prompt in sending money while other NGOs take a lot of time in sending help."
Elizabeth's family
access_time over 2 years ago
Elizabeth received a $493 second payment.
"GD's transfer is not refundable while other NGOs are giving refundable transfer."
Daniel's family
access_time over 2 years ago
Daniel received a $493 second payment.
"The floor of my is now cemented and it's no longer dusty as before when my children used to get infected from flees due to dust."
Roselyne's family
access_time over 2 years ago
Roselyne received a $493 second payment.
"GD gives cash direct to recipients while other NGOs involves other parties in giving cash."
Caroline's family
access_time over 2 years ago
Caroline received a $99 initial payment.
"I am planning to plaster the walls and floor of my house and also buy some seats."
Edward's family
access_time over 2 years ago
Edward received a $493 second payment.
"Other Ngos channel our donations through the hands of other people before they reach us while GD sends us donations directly."
Pamela's family
access_time over 2 years ago
Pamela received a $99 initial payment.
"I will spend the upcoming lumpsum to pay school for my son in college and buy household items that am lacking."
Rose's family
access_time over 2 years ago
Rose received a $493 second payment.
"My life has improved because I now have a big plastered house which makes me proud unlike the previous house I had that was dusty and almost falling."
Hosline's family
access_time over 2 years ago
Hosline received a $493 second payment.
"GD sends transfers directly to the recipients while other Ngos channel our donations through the hands of other people, where they dwindle along the way before they reach us."