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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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Hellen's family
access_time over 2 years ago
Hellen received a $493 second payment.
"GD is better than other Ngos since it sends us donations directly to us. Other Ngos channel our donations to the government officials who slash them along the way."
Onyango's family
access_time over 2 years ago
Onyango received a $493 second payment.
"Other Ngos give material donations including what we already have while GD gives us money to purchase we lack."
Carolyne's family
access_time over 2 years ago
Carolyne received a $476 third payment.
"I bought cement 16200 KES, labor charges 7000, steel door 7500 KES, glasses 360 KES, ballast 3000 KES, water 1200 KES, table clothes 7000 KES and a goat 3000 KES and school fees 5000 KES."
Margaret's family
access_time over 2 years ago
Margaret received a $493 second payment.
"My life has really improved because immediately after clearing school fee I was given my son's result sleep and he managed to get enrolled in cumpus. Our business is also doing well and provides us with daily income."
Daniel's family
access_time over 2 years ago
Daniel received a $493 second payment.
"GD gives transfer direct to the community while other NGOs are using authorities to deliver their support."
Elizabeth's family
access_time over 2 years ago
Elizabeth received a $475 third payment.
"My new goal is to add capital to my tailoring business."
Silus's family
access_time over 2 years ago
Silus received a $493 second payment.
"My life has improved because I had a squeezed house but now I have a bigger house."
Ruth's family
access_time over 2 years ago
Ruth received a $475 third payment.
"My new goal is to build an iron roofed house."
Solomon's family
access_time over 2 years ago
Solomon received a $493 second payment.
"My life has changed because l now have hopes that l am going to have a comfortable house."
Maureen's family
access_time over 2 years ago
Maureen received a $493 second payment.
"GD is almost the same as other NGOs because they all give aid to the poor but the difference is GD does not involve recipients in a lot of process of going through chiefs, assistant chiefs and other government bodies in order to receive the aid."