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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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Anna's family
access_time 3 years ago
Anna enrolled.
"The biggest hardship that I face right now is lack of a sustainable source of income for myself. Sometimes it is difficult to get any casual work and this means that my family will most likely be unable to have a meal in the evening."
Lilian's family
access_time 3 years ago
Lilian enrolled.
"My proudest achievement is I single handedly bought furnitures for my house, initially I did not have any furnitures in my house and I used to sit on the floor. "
Caroline's family
access_time 3 years ago
Caroline enrolled.
"My proudest achievement is building this house. I used to live in a grass thatched house but now I have a iron sheet house."
Joyce's family
access_time 3 years ago
Joyce enrolled.
"My proudest achievement is am the one who takes care of my family with this small job of housemaid. "
Esther's family
access_time 3 years ago
Esther enrolled.
"My proudest achievement is having worked as a casual worker and after diligently saving my earnings for a while I was able to build my current house. "
Maurice's family
access_time 3 years ago
Maurice enrolled.
"My proudest achievement is having worked as a casual worker and after saving my earnings for a while I was able to build my current house."
Martha's family
access_time 3 years ago
Martha enrolled.
"My proudest achievement is having started a small business selling groceries and also carrying out casual labour jobs. The money that I earned from all these activities enabled me to build my current house."
Rose's family
access_time 3 years ago
Rose enrolled.
"My proudest achievement is having saved with the national social security fund while my spouse was still alive. When he died I was able to utilise these funds to establish a homestead for my family."
George's family
access_time 3 years ago
George enrolled.
"My proudest achievement is having worked as a casual worker for many years and after diligently saving my earnings for a while, I was able to educate my siblings up to secondary school level."
Naomi's family
access_time 3 years ago
Naomi received a $99 initial payment.
"I am not having a piece of land and therefore I will buy one and settle down with the whole of my upcoming lumpsum payment."