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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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Jane's family
access_time 3 years ago
Jane received a $493 second payment.
"GD sends transfers directly to the individual HH and they get the amount that was promised, while other NGOs package their assistance through government authorities who sometimes involve themselves in corruption and bribery."
Jack's family
access_time 3 years ago
Jack received a $493 second payment.
"GD is more helpful than all other NGOs in my community because it is the only NGO that sends huge cash directly without corruption."
Florence's family
access_time 3 years ago
Florence received a $493 second payment.
"GD is very fair with the way they enroll the recipients, while other NGOs are not very transparent with the way they enroll the recipients."
Peter's family
access_time 3 years ago
Peter received a $493 second payment.
"GD sends us transfers directly while other Ngos channel our donations through the hands of other people, where they are slashed before they reach us."
Andrew's family
access_time 3 years ago
Andrew received a $493 second payment.
"GiveDirectly acts just as its name says: It gives the cash directly to the recipients without any deductions, unlike other organizations that involve the local authorities in the delivery of their helps to the community members hence promoting corruption."
Lydia's family
access_time 3 years ago
Lydia received a $493 second payment.
"I had a kitchen that fell but i managed to start putting up a new one. My children are looking healthy and are smartly dressed and i acquired assets that i could not afford like nice comfortable sofa and a cow that will give me milk and young ones."
Christopher's family
access_time 3 years ago
Christopher received a $493 second payment.
"I have not seen any other NGO working in this area."
Mary's family
access_time 3 years ago
Mary received a $493 second payment.
"Other organizations never deliver the things they promise but GiveDirectly has never gone against their word since they started assisting us."
Thadayo's family
access_time 3 years ago
Thadayo received a $493 second payment.
"Other Ngos promise for donations that they never fulfill while GD promises us for donations that they eventually send us."
Herine's family
access_time 3 years ago
Herine received a $493 second payment.
"I was tired of frequent smearing of the house now i have plastered it i do not have to smear ever again."