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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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Elizabeth's family
access_time 4 days ago
Elizabeth received a $28 initial payment.
"If it were not for the money from Give directly. I could have been experiencing hard time. When I received this money, I was able to go to hospital and seek medication and buy food for the family. Which I could have not been able if I had not received."
Tirus's family
access_time 4 days ago
Tirus received a $28 initial payment.
"Without receiving this money life would been tough in away. Because this money assisted me to meet my basic needs when I could not."
Thomas's family
access_time 4 days ago
Thomas received a $28 initial payment.
"I can say, it could have been so hard since if it were not for Give directly I would have not been able to get treatment on time."
Daniel's family
access_time 4 days ago
Daniel received a $28 initial payment.
"The biggest difference in my daily life is the joy I feel having food for my family that can last for three weeks. The trouble of skipping meals due to lack of enough money has stopped once I received my transfer. We can now eat for at least two times a day."
Denis's family
access_time 5 days ago
Denis received a $465 initial payment.
"The moment I received my transfer, I felt very excited because I was going to acquire oxen and rent farm land."
Elizabeth's family
access_time 5 days ago
Elizabeth received a $28 initial payment.
"Bad"
Anne's family
access_time 7 days ago
Anne received a $28 initial payment.
"My life is now different since am very hopeful about life.I can at least feed my family twice a day with what I earn from the small food business I started with this transfers. It was very hard for me before, especially since I had to take the ARVs which needed one to eat very well."
Joyce's family
access_time 8 days ago
Joyce received a $446 initial payment.
"I felt extremely happy when I received the cash transfer. I was depressed before the cash transfer was sent."
John's family
access_time 8 days ago
John received a $465 initial payment.
"I felt so happy when I received the cash transfer. I had hopes of starting up an income generating activity to support me."
Jesca's family
access_time 8 days ago
Jesca received a $465 initial payment.
"When I received the cash transfer, I felt relieved and happy. For so long I had a dream of acquiring oxen to ease farming for the family."