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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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Eunice's family
access_time 3 years ago
Eunice received a $99 initial payment.
"I'm planning to renovate my house with a portion of the transfer while the rest I'll use to build a pit latrine."
James's family
access_time 3 years ago
James received a $99 initial payment.
"I'm planning to buy a second hand motorbike for transport business."
Solomon's family
access_time 3 years ago
Solomon received a $99 initial payment.
"I'm planning to build a spacious iron roofed house with a larger portion of the the transfer. I'm also planning invest the rest in second hand clothes business."
Collince's family
access_time 3 years ago
Collince received a $99 initial payment.
"I'm planning to use a larger portion of the transfer to pay my university fee. I'm also planning to repair the floor of my house because it is in bad shape."
Pitalis's family
access_time 3 years ago
Pitalis received a $496 second payment.
"The biggest difference in my life is that I currently possess livestock which I may sell in times of financial crisis to manage setbacks.."
Elly's family
access_time 3 years ago
Elly received a $496 second payment.
"GD is similar to the other NGO in that they are both uplifting us from abject poverty."
Hellen's family
access_time 3 years ago
Hellen received a $99 initial payment.
"I'm planning to build a new iron roofed house because the current one is too old. I'm also planning to cement the floor of the house I'll build."
Julie's family
access_time 3 years ago
Julie received a $496 second payment.
"GD sends money directly and promptly to beneficiaries, while the other NGOs involve third parties which often cause delays and embezzlement of funds."
Mary's family
access_time 3 years ago
Mary received a $99 initial payment.
"I'm planning to cement the floor of my house because at the moment its earth. I'm also planning to furnish my house with the remaining portion."
Duncan's family
access_time 3 years ago
Duncan received a $99 initial payment.
"I'm planning to buy building materials(iron sheets, timber, and nails) which I'll use to establish my home. Currently I live in my dad's compound. I'm also planning to invest the rest in livestock."