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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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Linet's family
access_time almost 3 years ago
Linet enrolled.
"Looking back,I would say owning a house is the achievement I am proudest of."
Millicent's family
access_time almost 3 years ago
Millicent enrolled.
"The biggest hardship I can say I have faced is that I find it hectic to raise enough school fees for my two children who are in a technical institution since I only depend on farming as my source of income."
Rosa's family
access_time almost 3 years ago
Rosa enrolled.
"My biggest hardship is that I am not in a position to raise enough money that can enable me educate my grandchildren properly."
Quinter's family
access_time almost 3 years ago
Quinter enrolled.
"Lack of income is my biggest hardship because I cannot manage to feed nor buy clothes for my children since I am jobless."
Judith's family
access_time almost 3 years ago
Judith enrolled.
"I am proud that I own a house because when my husband passed away,I was homeless and my children were really suffering since they lacked a place where they could lay their heads on.I am happy that I used part of my Chama savings to build a small house."
Claris's family
access_time almost 3 years ago
Claris enrolled.
"I would say being jobless is my biggest hardship because I lack income that can sustain my family."
Lucy's family
access_time almost 3 years ago
Lucy enrolled.
"My proudest achievement is my farming which am always able to get good produce from."
Esta's family
access_time almost 3 years ago
Esta enrolled.
"My proudest achievement are my children was considered barren but God blessed me with children whom I can see and talk to around the home"
Dorina's family
access_time almost 3 years ago
Dorina enrolled.
"My biggest hardship was when I was poverty stricken j had to do casual work to make a living and put food on the table but now after all that commitment I can look back and say am somewhere."
Jared's family
access_time almost 3 years ago
Jared enrolled.
"My proudest achievement is farming because it has been the one sustaining me and my family even during the hard times when I am unwell"