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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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Rose's family
access_time almost 3 years ago
Rose received a $99 initial payment.
"I am planning to pay school fees, finish repairing my house, buy furniture and bedding."
Margret's family
access_time almost 3 years ago
Margret received a $99 initial payment.
"I am planning to repair my roof ( replace with new iron sheets) and pay school fees with the upcoming lumpsum."
Dorothy's family
access_time almost 3 years ago
Dorothy received a $99 initial payment.
"I am planning to finish building my house and use the rest of the lumpsum to improve my cereal business."
Millicent's family
access_time almost 3 years ago
Millicent received a $99 initial payment.
"I am planning to buy building materials and build a house with the upcoming lumpsum transfer."
Elmed's family
access_time almost 3 years ago
Elmed received a $99 initial payment.
"I am planning to pay dowry and build a house with the upcoming transfer."
Beryl's family
access_time almost 3 years ago
Beryl received a $99 initial payment.
"I am planning to repair my house and expand my kiosk shop with the upcoming lumpsum transfer."
Gladys's family
access_time almost 3 years ago
Gladys received a $99 initial payment.
"I am planning to built a house with the upcoming lumpsum transfer."
Margaret's family
access_time almost 3 years ago
Margaret received a $99 initial payment.
"I am planning to repair my house and buy a cow with the upcoming lumpsum transfer."
Agnes's family
access_time almost 3 years ago
Agnes received a $99 initial payment.
"I am planning to buy two cows with the upcoming lumpsum transfer."
Violet's family
access_time almost 3 years ago
Violet received a $99 initial payment.
"I am planning to build a house with the upcoming lumpsum transfer."