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GDLive Newsfeed
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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Judith's family
access_time almost 3 years ago
Judith received a $99 initial payment.
"I am planning to spend my second transfer on buying a sewing machine to start a tailoring business. I also plan to buy household items ( like chairs and cups and plates)."
Jayne's family
access_time almost 3 years ago
Jayne received a $99 initial payment.
"I'm planning to spend my upcoming transfer on buying seedlings, fertilizer and pay farm workers."
Norah's family
access_time almost 3 years ago
Norah received a $99 initial payment.
"I am planning to spend the second cash transfer on renovating my house and make it bigger from two roomed house to fours roomed house. I also plan to plaster the whole house."
Leonida's family
access_time almost 3 years ago
Leonida received a $494 second payment.
"GD is not corrupt and they come to look for recipients in their homes."
Stephen's family
access_time almost 3 years ago
Stephen received a $99 initial payment.
"I am planning to plaster my house,buy a steel door,buy 2 sofasets,buy a cow and start kiosk business with my next transfer."
Ruth's family
access_time almost 3 years ago
Ruth received a $494 second payment.
"GD gives money directly to recipients unlike other NGOs."
Grace's family
access_time almost 3 years ago
Grace received a $99 initial payment.
"I plan to use my second transfer to clear school fees for my child, build my house and some amount to use on treatment for my sick son."
Carroline's family
access_time almost 3 years ago
Carroline received a $99 initial payment.
"Am planning to spend my upcoming transfer to buy 32 iron sheets to roof my house then use the rest to cement its floor."
Charles's family
access_time almost 3 years ago
Charles received a $99 initial payment.
"I am planning to use the whole of my next transfer to pay for my daughters' college fees."
Paulo's family
access_time almost 3 years ago
Paulo received a $494 second payment.
"I feel my life has improve because I did not have a house, i lived in a tiny room, but now i live in a decent and spacious iron roofed house."