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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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Pitalis's family
access_time over 3 years ago
Pitalis enrolled.
"The biggest hardship that I face in my life is that when you don't have money you have a lot of hardship so I am faced with a lot of challenges like my kids are at times sent home for fee and I don't have anything to pay in school while other times when they are sick,I am not able to afford to pay for the medical bills and sometimes they also go to bed hungry with only water to drink."
Akinyi's family
access_time over 3 years ago
Akinyi enrolled.
"My proudest achievement is having joined a women's support group and used my accumulated savings to buy two goats unfortunately they died."
Nancy's family
access_time over 3 years ago
Nancy enrolled.
"The biggest hardship that I face right now is lack of a sustainable source of income, this means that I cannot build a better house for my family."
Benard's family
access_time over 3 years ago
Benard enrolled.
"The biggest hardship that I face right now is lack of a sustainable source of income and yet I should be paying school fees for my children and I. This means that I might not be able to join university this year."
Jane's family
access_time over 3 years ago
Jane enrolled.
"My proudest achievement is having saved most of my profits from my fish selling business and eventually managed to build an external kitchen."
Mary's family
access_time over 3 years ago
Mary enrolled.
"My proudest achievement is having joined a women's support group and used my savings to buy furniture for my house."
Jane's family
access_time over 3 years ago
Jane enrolled.
"My proudest achievement is having worked and toiled as a house help and after saving my wages I managed to educate my son until he completed secondary school."
Caroline's family
access_time over 3 years ago
Caroline enrolled.
"The achievement we are proudest of is having been able to teach one of the orphan child we stay with to reach polytechnic school."
Vera's family
access_time over 3 years ago
Vera enrolled.
"My biggest hardship has been to raise enough money to pay rent because sometime I can forfeit paying rent for 3 months since I don't have money."
Joan's family
access_time over 3 years ago
Joan enrolled.
"My biggest hardship has been to live in a rental house where I have to pay rent monthly."