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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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Naomi's family
access_time 18 hours ago
Naomi enrolled.
"Indeed God opens a way where there was no way. Receiving this money means that our family income will increase significantly. We will utilize the transfer on improving our faming activities - buying a cow and planting quality seeds. Accordingly, we shall gain more revenue and enjoy a higher standard of living."
Ibrahim's family
access_time 18 hours ago
Ibrahim enrolled.
"Receiving this money will enable me give my old house a face lift and also pay my children's school fees."
Nancy's family
access_time 18 hours ago
Nancy enrolled.
"Receiving this money means good luck to me. I had been wondering how I can furnish my house and here is the money that has come at the right time. "
Dinnah's family
access_time 18 hours ago
Dinnah enrolled.
"The biggest hardship I face is lack of money. I have many projects like starting serious family but the only inderence is money."
Peter's family
access_time 18 hours ago
Peter enrolled.
"Recieving this money means; I will be able to recover my lent out gardens thus enhancing my scope of farming."
Sam's family
access_time 18 hours ago
Sam received a $450 second payment.
"The difference I have in my life is that i acquired my own motorcycle which I could not afford to buy before. I could only hire someone's motorcycle to do business."
Rose's family
access_time 18 hours ago
Rose received a $450 second payment.
"My life is different in that, my children are happy because they are going to school like other children and I also stocked food in the house.Give Directly has not done anything wrong."
Josam's family
access_time 19 hours ago
Josam enrolled.
"The biggest hardship that I am faced with is lack of resources to facilitate my marriage."
Peter's family
access_time 19 hours ago
Peter enrolled.
"Since am already a Barber, receiving this money means. I will enlarge my business for more returns."
Catherine's family
access_time 19 hours ago
Catherine enrolled.
"Receiving this money means I will be able to build an iron roofed house."