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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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Alice's family
access_time almost 3 years ago
Alice enrolled.
"My proudest achievement is that I have been able to build a house for my family. The first house which I used to live in was swept away with floods. I managed to do this through the little money that I got from farming."
Violet's family
access_time almost 3 years ago
Violet enrolled.
"Our proudest achievement is that we have been able to build iron roofed house. We used to stay in a leaking grass thatched house. We saved money for several months and bought iron sheets and other building materials which we used to build our house."
Monica's family
access_time almost 3 years ago
Monica enrolled.
"The biggest hardship that I have faced in life is scarcity of water. I live in a water - stress area whereby we have to go for long distances to fetch water."
Pamela's family
access_time almost 3 years ago
Pamela enrolled.
"Our proudest achievement is that we have managed to build a house for our family."
George's family
access_time almost 3 years ago
George enrolled.
"Our proudest achievement is that we have been able to build a bigger house. We managed to do this after growing tomatoes which we later sold and got a good money."
Margaret's family
access_time almost 3 years ago
Margaret enrolled.
"The biggest hardship is not having proper land to cultivate,sickness is also a problem since we have no money for treatment."
Kepher's family
access_time almost 3 years ago
Kepher enrolled.
"The achievement that I am proudest of is that when I used to work in Kenya Shell company,I managed to apply for a pump and opened a koresene shop in Nakuru but unfortunately 2007 skirmishes made me to move back to my ancestral home."
Mary's family
access_time almost 3 years ago
Mary enrolled.
"The biggest hardship that I face in my life is that my husband has no other source of income and at times I am forced to play the role of breadwinner as when I don't work we can even go to bed hungry."
Tabitha's family
access_time almost 3 years ago
Tabitha enrolled.
"The achievement that I am proudest of is that I have been able to take my first born son to school till he finshed secondary school using cash that I have saved from the sale of my farm harvest."
Beatrice's family
access_time almost 3 years ago
Beatrice enrolled.
"The achievement that I am proudest of is that we have been able to maintain our farm even though it is small thereby enabling us to support our family."