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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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Eunice's family
access_time almost 3 years ago
Eunice enrolled.
"The proudest achievement is that I have managed to buy a few household items, since my husband passed away and am taking care of my children."
Maurine's family
access_time almost 3 years ago
Maurine enrolled.
"The biggest hardship is that we don't have proper jobs to take care of our family. Making ends meet is very difficult."
Erick's family
access_time almost 3 years ago
Erick enrolled.
"My proudest achievements are that we have struggled to build iron roofed house because we used to stay in grass thatched house . Secondly we have also bought a cow which has reproduce another cow adding the number to cows."
Ruth's family
access_time almost 3 years ago
Ruth enrolled.
"My biggest hardship in life is lack of proper source of income to sustain my family."
Janet's family
access_time almost 3 years ago
Janet enrolled.
"My proudest achievement is that I have a house, furniture and I am struggling to educate my young children."
Josintar's family
access_time almost 3 years ago
Josintar enrolled.
"I am proudest that I am educating my children. I am a hard worker, I sell doughnuts and do farming and through small savings I have been able to educate my son who is now searching for a job."
Shem's family
access_time almost 3 years ago
Shem enrolled.
"The biggest hardship that I face in my life is that I have not been able to pay dowry for my wife and this is really giving me a problem with her parents as they insist that I should pay for her dowry and I still don't have money that I can use to buy cows that I can take to their home as dowry."
Nancy's family
access_time almost 3 years ago
Nancy enrolled.
"The achievement I am proudest of is that we were able to build our house using some cash that my husband had saved from his casual jobs including riding motorcycle which is hired."
Pitalis's family
access_time almost 3 years ago
Pitalis enrolled.
"The biggest hardship that I face in my life is that when you don't have money you have a lot of hardship so I am faced with a lot of challenges like my kids are at times sent home for fee and I don't have anything to pay in school while other times when they are sick,I am not able to afford to pay for the medical bills and sometimes they also go to bed hungry with only water to drink."
Akinyi's family
access_time almost 3 years ago
Akinyi enrolled.
"The biggest hardship that I face currently is that we are two spouses and we all have children, our husbands income is what we depend on and this is sometimes not enough to enable us pay school fees for our children, so at times they have accumulated fee arrears and are sent away from school."