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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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Grace's family
access_time over 2 years ago
Grace received a $493 second payment.
"GiveDirectly fulfills promises in a timely manner by giving unconditional cash transfer to the poorest households in the community as compared to other NGOs."
Elsa's family
access_time over 2 years ago
Elsa received a $493 second payment.
"The biggest difference in my life is having built my son his own house like his age mates."
Ernest's family
access_time over 2 years ago
Ernest received a $493 second payment.
"Now my income has increased since i bought the fishing nets,my living standard has also gone up."
Millicent's family
access_time over 2 years ago
Millicent received a $493 second payment.
"GD is not corrupt has other NGOs"
Jacob's family
access_time over 2 years ago
Jacob received a $493 second payment.
"The difference between Givedirectly and the other NGOs is that Givedirectly gives us enough money for empowerment while the other NGOs gives us gift hampers. "
Emilly's family
access_time over 2 years ago
Emilly received a $493 second payment.
"The biggest difference in my daily life is that I have managed to build a spacious house with 3 rooms inside."
Martha's family
access_time over 2 years ago
Martha received a $493 second payment.
"The biggest difference in my daily life is that I have paid school fees for my child hence my child has not been sent home for school fees the whole of this year."
Sabina's family
access_time over 2 years ago
Sabina received a $493 second payment.
"The biggest difference in my life is the better house we stay in as a family and the solar lamp which has reduce expenses on paraffin. "
John's family
access_time over 2 years ago
John received a $493 second payment.
"My life is different in that, I now have a cow, have cushions and also have managed to prepare my land for cultivation"
Bety's family
access_time over 2 years ago
Bety received a $99 initial payment.
"I am planning to cement my house and buy furniture with my upcoming transfer."