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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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Jecinter's family
access_time 3 years ago
Jecinter received a $99 initial payment.
"I'm planning to build a house."
John's family
access_time 3 years ago
John received a $496 second payment.
"GD's staffs are not corrupt as other NGOs staffs are so corrupt because other NGOs they do not use the best criteria to support people."
Masline's family
access_time 3 years ago
Masline received a $99 initial payment.
"I'm planning to build a new house."
David's family
access_time 3 years ago
David received a $99 initial payment.
"I am planning to clear school fees balance for my children and buy some goats and sheep with my upcoming lumpsum payment."
Wider's family
access_time 3 years ago
Wider received a $99 initial payment.
"Am planning to cement the walls and floor of my house, buy seats then buy a cow and two goats. I also want to buy a fishing boat for my husband."
Benter's family
access_time 3 years ago
Benter received a $496 second payment.
"GD is very transparent and reliable compared to other NGOs."
Mary's family
access_time 3 years ago
Mary received a $99 initial payment.
"I am planning to extend my main house then buy 2 oxen with the whole of my upcoming lumpsum payment."
Charles's family
access_time 3 years ago
Charles received a $496 second payment.
"Health officers were fed-up of reminding me a bout build latrine and now l am proud of myself l have a very good latrine."
Charles's family
access_time 3 years ago
Charles received a $496 second payment.
"Support from GD comes directly to recipients unlike other NGOs it passes through many hands and never gets to the recipients."
Rose's family
access_time 3 years ago
Rose received a $496 second payment.
"The biggest difference in my life is that I used to live in a house with no windows and a weak door but now I have replaced the windows and doors. I have also paid settled school fees problems and feel happier"