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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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Irene's family
access_time 3 years ago
Irene received a $496 second payment.
"I have never engaged with other NGOs because it is a hustle but GD has helped improve my life."
Margaret's family
access_time 3 years ago
Margaret received a $496 second payment.
"GiveDirectly and all the other organizations are the same because they all have the intention of helping the poor, the only difference is that GiveDirectly never comes back after giving all the three transfers."
Rose's family
access_time 3 years ago
Rose received a $496 second payment.
"GiveDirectly gives the money directly to the recipient through the phone without so many procedures to be followed, unlike other organizations that call people to meetings every time but they have no benefits."
Agnes's family
access_time 3 years ago
Agnes received a $496 second payment.
"GiveDirectly is very direct and transparent but other organizations come so many conditions which enable their officers to squander the donations."
Rose's family
access_time 3 years ago
Rose received a $496 second payment.
"Am no longer in a maddy house that never leaks."
Mary's family
access_time 3 years ago
Mary received a $496 second payment.
"I am now peaceful after acquiring assets i could not afford."
Belseba's family
access_time 3 years ago
Belseba received a $496 second payment.
"The biggest difference i have seen is that my house now looks good and neat."
Ogwenya's family
access_time 3 years ago
Ogwenya received a $496 second payment.
"GD gives money directly to recipients."
Eunice's family
access_time 3 years ago
Eunice received a $496 second payment.
"Am no longer digging with my hands but using a plough and my daughter no longer has fee arrears."
Pamela's family
access_time 3 years ago
Pamela received a $496 second payment.
"I had a dusty floor but now it is cemented, i managed to pay school fee for my child who is sitting exams this year now i am peaceful, my children have new uniforms and my poultry now have a house. I am so thankful."