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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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Shem's family
access_time 3 years ago
Shem received a $493 second payment.
"GD has empowered people to do great things like acquiring assets. This is an unprecedented program."
Peter's family
access_time 3 years ago
Peter received a $493 second payment.
"The biggest difference in my daily life is that my house have steel door and steel widows."
Milkah's family
access_time 3 years ago
Milkah received a $493 second payment.
"GD gives cash to households while the other NGO targets children for whom they pay school fees."
Harrison's family
access_time 3 years ago
Harrison received a $493 second payment.
"GiveDirectly gives unconditional money while other NGOs give material things."
Walter's family
access_time 3 years ago
Walter received a $493 second payment.
"GD is extraordinary. The GD program is one of its kind."
Joseph's family
access_time 3 years ago
Joseph received a $493 second payment.
"The biggest difference is that I currently own bulls for ploughing my farms which I previously never owned."
Josephine's family
access_time 3 years ago
Josephine received a $493 second payment.
"The biggest difference in my daily life is that I've cemented my house. Previously I lived in a mud-house whose maintenance was quite demanding. Also, I currently have new acquisitions such as chairs and a bull."
Millicent's family
access_time 3 years ago
Millicent received a $493 second payment.
"There is a difference in that the other NGO built people houses while GD gives cash."
Hellen's family
access_time 3 years ago
Hellen received a $493 second payment.
"GiveDirectly helps the whole community while other NGOs helps only children."
Hellen's family
access_time 3 years ago
Hellen received a $493 second payment.
"The biggest difference is that I didn't have bulls earlier but now I do. This will ensure I increase food production by ploughing my farms both timely and conveniently."