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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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Beatrice's family
access_time 3 years ago
Beatrice received a $99 initial payment.
"I am currently living in an iron-roofed house of 5 iron sheets and therefore when I get my upcoming lumpsum payment I will build a bigger one of 30 iron sheets."
Stecy's family
access_time 3 years ago
Stecy received a $497 second payment.
"My life has really changed because l bought dairy cow and now l am getting milk from it which has really improve my life."
Lornah's family
access_time 3 years ago
Lornah received a $497 second payment.
"I'm very excited at the prospect of owning a permanent house now that I have started the construction process. I believe I will be staying in a better place than I do at the moment. Furthermore, I have a business which earns me income. "
Mary's family
access_time 3 years ago
Mary received a $497 second payment.
"I possess a Mkopa solar which I use for lighting, phone charging and even charging neighbours' phones at a fee to earn a living. Besides, I currently have a water tank from which I get clean drinking water and I ceased from using dirty water from the pond."
Joseph's family
access_time 3 years ago
Joseph received a $497 second payment.
"These says I can afford to pay for my daughters transportation to and from hospital to attend regular check ups, previously we trekked a long distance to access the facility."
Maritha's family
access_time 3 years ago
Maritha received a $99 initial payment.
"I'm planning to renovate and expand my house, and buy furniture."
Jack's family
access_time 3 years ago
Jack received a $497 second payment.
"I'm currently in a position to obtain food unlike before. Besides, my children are schooling uninterrupted. "
Priska's family
access_time 3 years ago
Priska received a $497 second payment.
"I've never seen any other NGO a part from GD. "
Moses's family
access_time 3 years ago
Moses received a $497 second payment.
"The biggest difference in my daily life is that I feel relieved after paying school fees to my children."
Eunice's family
access_time 3 years ago
Eunice received a $497 second payment.
"The biggest difference in my daily life is that I now have enough chairs in my house because previously I only had 3 chairs. Besides, I now own animals and someday I'll have herd of animal."