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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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Millicent's family
access_time over 3 years ago
Millicent received a $99 initial payment.
"I will cement my main house and spend the remaining portion of my upcoming lumpsum payment on college school fees for my son."
Christine's family
access_time over 3 years ago
Christine received a $99 initial payment.
"We (with my husband) are planning to spend the upcoming lump sum on building a house at home to enable us shift from the Market centre, also start a fruit and vegetable business by the Lakeside."
Roselyne's family
access_time over 3 years ago
Roselyne received a $99 initial payment.
"I am planning to spent it on paying school fees ."
Cheril's family
access_time over 3 years ago
Cheril received a $99 initial payment.
"I will pay university school fees for my daughter using the whole of my upcoming lumpsum payment."
Quinter's family
access_time over 3 years ago
Quinter received a $99 initial payment.
"I plan on building an iron roofed house and buying cattle."
Maurine's family
access_time over 3 years ago
Maurine enrolled.
"The biggest hardship that I face in my life is that our income is very low and the motorcycle my husband is using belongs to someone else and most of the times he comes home without any money hence forcing us to go a day without a meal."
Phoebe's family
access_time over 3 years ago
Phoebe enrolled.
"The biggest hardship that I face in my life is that getting school fees for my children is not easy as farming business at times experience huge losses due to persistent drought and this usually makes my kids to be sent back home when I delay in paying their school fees."
Alphonce's family
access_time over 3 years ago
Alphonce enrolled.
"The biggest hardship that I face in my life is that I still don't have a permanent job and a house I call my own hence I am still struggling in order to support my family."
Mary's family
access_time over 3 years ago
Mary enrolled.
"The achievement that I am proudest of is that I have been able to maintain my small business of selling fruits at the local market thereby enabling me to keep my kids in school."
Grace's family
access_time over 3 years ago
Grace enrolled.
"The achievement that I am proudest of is that I have been able to take my children to school till one of them cleared high school using cash that I got from the sale of my farm produce."