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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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Mary's family
access_time 3 years ago
Mary received a $99 initial payment.
"We plan to spend my upcoming lump sum payment on cementing our existing house and buying a big cow to provide milk in future."
Nathan's family
access_time 3 years ago
Nathan received a $494 second payment.
"The biggest difference in my daily life is that I am relieved from paying school fees for my form four candidate son."
Nicodemus's family
access_time 3 years ago
Nicodemus received a $494 second payment.
"GiveDirectly doesn't have intermediaries while other NGOs have a lot of intermediaries."
Florence's family
access_time 3 years ago
Florence received a $494 second payment.
"GD offers direct cash in hand but the other NGO pays school fees for some children."
Salome's family
access_time 3 years ago
Salome received a $494 second payment.
"The biggest difference in my daily life is that I have a kitchen where I can cook."
Jenipher's family
access_time 3 years ago
Jenipher received a $494 second payment.
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Carolyne's family
access_time 3 years ago
Carolyne received a $494 second payment.
"The biggest difference in my daily life is that I have my home now."
Susana's family
access_time 3 years ago
Susana received a $494 second payment.
"GiveDirectly helps everyone while other NGOs help children."
Agnes's family
access_time 3 years ago
Agnes received a $494 second payment.
"My son never had a house but now he does. Besides, I now have a proper access to food."
Linet's family
access_time 3 years ago
Linet received a $99 initial payment.
"I plan to buy a milk cow and 2 goats forvkeeping. I plan to keep money for school fees for my child who is joining form 1 next year; he is sitting for his final primary school exam at the end of the year. I also plan to increase capital for my cereal business to increase my profit."