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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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Millicent's family
access_time 3 years ago
Millicent received a $493 second payment.
"The biggest difference in my daily life is that I have a cow which is an investment to me."
Samwel's family
access_time 3 years ago
Samwel received a $493 second payment.
"The biggest difference in my daily life is that my children are currently in school. I also have proper access to food while previously I toiled to put food on the table."
Juliana's family
access_time 3 years ago
Juliana received a $493 second payment.
"GD is better because it offers a substantial amount of money which is relatively better than what other NGOs have managed to offer."
Diana's family
access_time 3 years ago
Diana received a $493 second payment.
"The biggest difference in my daily life is that my children now eats well since I have money from my business."
John's family
access_time 3 years ago
John received a $493 second payment.
"GiveDirectly gives unconditional money while other NGOs give material things which they decide on their own."
Nixon's family
access_time 3 years ago
Nixon received a $493 second payment.
"The biggest difference in my daily life is that my child goes to school without being sent home for fees."
Isaya's family
access_time 3 years ago
Isaya received a $493 second payment.
"Fencing my compound has ensured a peaceful co-existence with my neighbours since their animals won't stray to destroy my plants or crops."
Benta's family
access_time 3 years ago
Benta received a $493 second payment.
"The biggest difference in my daily life is that I have a big house now."
Caroline's family
access_time 3 years ago
Caroline received a $493 second payment.
"The biggest difference in my daily life is that I have utensils to serve my guests food."
George's family
access_time 3 years ago
George received a $493 second payment.
"The biggest difference in my daily life is that I have chairs now where my visitors sit on."