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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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Claudias's family
access_time over 2 years ago
Claudias received a $99 initial payment.
"I am planning to use my second transfer on building a new house for my family since the one we have is almost crumbling down."
Jackline's family
access_time over 2 years ago
Jackline received a $493 second payment.
"GD transfers are direct without any corruption as compared to other NGOs which are very corrupt."
Duncans's family
access_time over 2 years ago
Duncans received a $493 second payment.
"The biggest difference in my daily life is that I have managed to pay school fees for the whole year which was stressing me up,I have bought building materials for the construction which is yet to take place and have enough food to eat at the moment."
Pamela's family
access_time over 2 years ago
Pamela received a $493 second payment.
"The biggest difference in my life is that my son is in school and i now have a bigger and better house unlike the old one."
Christine's family
access_time over 2 years ago
Christine received a $99 initial payment.
"I'm planning to build a house and buy a dairy cow with my upcoming cash transfer."
Philip's family
access_time over 2 years ago
Philip received a $99 initial payment.
"I am planning to expand my farming business, buy business materials and water pump and pay school fees with my upcoming transfer"
Lilian's family
access_time over 2 years ago
Lilian received a $99 initial payment.
" I am planning to spend my second transfer to build a new house because the one we have is small for my growing family."
Margaret's family
access_time over 2 years ago
Margaret received a $99 initial payment.
"I am planning to buy two cows that I can milk."
Mary's family
access_time over 2 years ago
Mary received a $493 second payment.
"The biggest difference in my life is that now i have my house."
Ruth's family
access_time over 2 years ago
Ruth received a $493 second payment.
"Givedirectly gives cash transfer directly to the recipient and this has changed the living standard of many people in the village."