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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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Meresa's family
access_time almost 3 years ago
Meresa enrolled.
"The achievement we are proudest of is having been able to build our current house,we use to live in a thatched house which would leak during rainy seasons."
Berly's family
access_time almost 3 years ago
Berly enrolled.
"The achievement I'm proudest of is having been able to build our current house even though it is small but we find peace knowing it is ours."
Teresa's family
access_time almost 3 years ago
Teresa enrolled.
"The biggest hardship I am facing currently in my life is on paying school fees for my two children in high school,most of the times they are sent home and that makes them miss out on school lessons."
Lilian's family
access_time almost 3 years ago
Lilian enrolled.
"The biggest hardship I am facing currently in my life is on paying my children's school fees,the thought of this gives me sleepless night since I do not have any proper source of income to help in this area."
Mary's family
access_time almost 3 years ago
Mary enrolled.
"The biggest hardship I am facing in my life currently is on making ends meet..I do not have proper source of income which makes it hard for me feed my family."
Cerina's family
access_time almost 3 years ago
Cerina enrolled.
"Our proudest achievement is that we have been able to construct a house for our family."
Beril's family
access_time almost 3 years ago
Beril enrolled.
"My proudest achievement is that I have been able to construct a house for my family."
Benta's family
access_time almost 3 years ago
Benta enrolled.
"My biggest hardship in life is lack of money to build my own house."
Damaris's family
access_time almost 3 years ago
Damaris enrolled.
"My biggest hardship in life is lack of money buy oxen to do better farming."
Beatrice's family
access_time almost 3 years ago
Beatrice enrolled.
"My biggest hardship in life is unreliable source of income to sustain my family."