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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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Jackline's family
access_time 3 years ago
Jackline received a $496 second payment.
"My house is now very spacious and I feel very happy."
Samuel's family
access_time 3 years ago
Samuel received a $496 second payment.
"GD gives transfer direct without making it pass via anyone unlike others ."
Rispa's family
access_time 3 years ago
Rispa received a $496 second payment.
"GD gives a lot of money that if used wisely can change one's life unlike other NGOs."
Jane's family
access_time 3 years ago
Jane received a $496 second payment.
"The fact that GiveDirectly deals directly with the recipient on phone allows the recipient to get all the cash meant for them, unlike other organizations that have so many ground officers who at long last disappear with the recipients' items/money."
Agnes's family
access_time 3 years ago
Agnes received a $496 second payment.
"GD comes to us directly unlike other NGOs that have long processes and are corrupt."
Pamela's family
access_time 3 years ago
Pamela received a $496 second payment.
"GD gives transfers with an aim of developing the community while other Ngos give donations that cannot bring a greater impact to the community but instead exacerbate vicious cycle of dependency. For example Aphia Nyanza gives us sitting allowances only if we attend their seminars something that cannot bring change."
Kennedy's family
access_time 3 years ago
Kennedy received a $496 second payment.
"Am no longer lacking the things I wanted because I have a good house and my children are eating well."
Wilfrida's family
access_time 3 years ago
Wilfrida received a $496 second payment.
"GD has helped us improve our lives."
Margaret's family
access_time 3 years ago
Margaret received a $496 second payment.
"GiveDirectly gives a reasonable amount of cash that attend almost all our needs but other organizations are giving very little amounts that don't assist much."
Maritha's family
access_time 3 years ago
Maritha received a $496 second payment.
"GD gives money that has brought visible achievement in the recipient in the entire village."