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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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Macy's family
access_time over 3 years ago
Macy enrolled.
"My proudest achievement is having made sisal ropes and after selling them I was able to buy two goats."
Kennedy's family
access_time over 3 years ago
Kennedy enrolled.
"My proudest achievement is having worked as a casual worker for quite some time and managed to build my own house."
George's family
access_time over 3 years ago
George enrolled.
"The biggest hardship that I face right now is lack of a sustainable source of income for myself, I am just a mere farmer and the income I get is very meagre. This means that I can hardly afford to provide even basic necessities for my family."
Rose's family
access_time over 3 years ago
Rose enrolled.
"My proudest achievement is having met and married a wonderful husband who has built me a house and we are now planning to build our own homestead."
Samuel's family
access_time over 3 years ago
Samuel enrolled.
"The biggest hardship that I face right now is lack of a sustainable source of income.I am a casual worker and jobs are often difficult to get so quite often I lack money to adequately cater for my families basic needs."
Benta's family
access_time over 3 years ago
Benta received a $494 second payment.
"GiveDirectly gives gants while other NGOs give loans."
Calvince's family
access_time over 3 years ago
Calvince received a $494 second payment.
"GiveDirectly gives money while other NGOs give material things."
Rose's family
access_time over 3 years ago
Rose received a $494 second payment.
"GiveDirectly gives grants while other NGOs give loans."
Jane's family
access_time over 3 years ago
Jane received a $494 second payment.
"The biggest difference in my daily life is that I have a neat house now."
George's family
access_time over 3 years ago
George received a $494 second payment.
"GiveDirectly doesn't have intermediaries while other NGOs have a lot of intermediaries."