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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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Joshua's family
access_time 3 years ago
Joshua received a $493 second payment.
"My life has changed because l spent the first transfer to start a small scale business and it is doing well so l am getting my daily income from it."
Alex's family
access_time 3 years ago
Alex received a $493 second payment.
"The other NGOs register people, but do not offer the support they promise. GD however kept their promise."
Judith's family
access_time 3 years ago
Judith received a $493 second payment.
"The biggest difference in my life is having a fishing net will be my source of income."
Samuel's family
access_time 3 years ago
Samuel received a $493 second payment.
"GD has enabled me invest more in commercial farming, which has improved my yield/ out put which has subsequently improved my income, the biggest difference in my daily life."
Rose's family
access_time 3 years ago
Rose received a $493 second payment.
"I live in a plastered house free of dust, and my children have settled in school because fees burden has been catered for. I am so relieved and happy."
Mary's family
access_time 3 years ago
Mary received a $493 second payment.
"I feel confident that I will be able to build an iron roofed house for my family; my house was in poor condition, it had been damaged by termites."
Tobias's family
access_time 3 years ago
Tobias received a $493 second payment.
"GD helps the poor out of poverty."
Poline's family
access_time 3 years ago
Poline received a $493 second payment.
"My visitors used to sit on the floor anytime they could come to pay us a visit, which used to embarrass us as a family, but when I received transfers from GD, I am no longer feel embarrassed and I walk with my neck high in the village, the biggest difference in my daily life."
Violet's family
access_time 3 years ago
Violet received a $493 second payment.
"I have acquired livestock i could not afford, my house is now neat, secured with good windows and doors and free from dust and my children access food daily from the proceeds of my business."
Alfreda's family
access_time 3 years ago
Alfreda received a $493 second payment.
"Other organizations offer to pay school fee for our children but they neever pay but GiveDirectly gives us the cash which allows us to do so many good things."