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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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Bendict's family
access_time 4 days ago
Bendict received a $470 initial payment.
"My health has improved and I am very happy. I can now do my work with ease and without any worries of falling sick again. I am also happy because I was able to pay for my child's school fees and I also look forward to constructing my house."
Elizabeth's family
access_time 4 days ago
Elizabeth received a $482 second payment.
"My children can now read for longer hour in the night using the solar lamp.I can now secure my poultry from theft or getting lost because of the poultry house which I built."
Paul's family
access_time 4 days ago
Paul received a $462 third payment.
"I invest my third transfer on livestock business which now has changed my living standard,my children are all in school and am able to provide for my family without any difficulties."
Pamela's family
access_time 4 days ago
Pamela received a $462 third payment.
"I used my transfer to pay college fees for my second born who is undertaking tailoring course. "
Violet's family
access_time 4 days ago
Violet received a $462 third payment.
"We bought three cows which we intend to keep and hopefully they will multiply with time,we also bought a mattress and one blanket.Lastly we leased a land for farming. "
Eunice's family
access_time 4 days ago
Eunice received a $462 third payment.
"We mostly bought building materials like iron sheets, windows,timber, nails and paid for transport cost.We also bought a music system for entertainment and used the remaining bit for funeral expenses of a relative. "
Maurice's family
access_time 4 days ago
Maurice received a $482 second payment.
"My life different if l could not have received the transfer is that l could not have manag to by building materials to build my own house."
Esther's family
access_time 4 days ago
Esther received a $463 third payment.
"I spent my third transfer on buying building materials that I used to repair my house that was not in a very good condition. I also constructed a kitchen and a cow shed too. The kitchen I used to cook from was leaking. The remaining I spent on buying corn for my family consumes."
Paul's family
access_time 4 days ago
Paul received a $463 third payment.
"I spent my third transfer to clear school fees for my son in secondary school. The remaining I spent on buying iron sheets that I am planning to use to expand my house. Currently my house is two rooms and very squeezed and I want to a more spacious house. The remaining I spent on food for my family consumes."
Jackson's family
access_time 4 days ago
Jackson received a $470 initial payment.
"My daily life has changed so far because I bought a motorcycle which will soon start operating and earning us some income and it will cater for my family needs."