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GDLive Newsfeed
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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Mornica's family
access_time over 3 years ago
Mornica enrolled.
"The biggest hardship av ever faced is I have three children in secondary school and I don't have a stable income to enable me pay for there school fees. "
Mary's family
access_time over 3 years ago
Mary received a $494 second payment.
"GD has taken away my shame and poverty because i never had seats in my house but i managed to buy good chairs, i also own an cow and above all i enrolled my son in a mechanics course and he is studying peacefully. I am so thankful to GD."
David's family
access_time over 3 years ago
David received a $494 second payment.
"GD has no corruption and is true to its word."
Teresha's family
access_time over 3 years ago
Teresha enrolled.
"My greatest achievement is being able to educate my children "
Collins's family
access_time over 3 years ago
Collins enrolled.
"The achievement I am most proud of is starting my farming business and poultry rearing. These I can always sell their produce to help in my financial needs "
Margaret's family
access_time over 3 years ago
Margaret enrolled.
"The achievement I am most proud of is the fact that I took care of my children even after my husband passed away until now they are healthy and in schools"
Justina's family
access_time over 3 years ago
Justina enrolled.
"The biggest hardship I have faced is when my mother lost her eyesight and I was the one left with the burden of taking care of her since am her only child "
George's family
access_time over 3 years ago
George enrolled.
"My biggest hardship is when my father died and I was still young and my other relatives dint want me. I was forced to leave my home and go to the streets to start fending for myself"
Lilian's family
access_time over 3 years ago
Lilian enrolled.
"The biggest hardship I have faced in life is when my husband died and I was still young and my children were also still young with no income at all to take care of my family "
Joseph's family
access_time over 3 years ago
Joseph enrolled.
"The biggest hardship is when I got a first and second line TB that paralyzed my work hence loosing my job"