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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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Evarlyne's family
access_time over 3 years ago
Evarlyne enrolled.
"My proudest achievement is starting a shoe repair business and also being a role model to my children."
John's family
access_time over 3 years ago
John enrolled.
"My proudest achievement is that l have struggled to educate my children."
Daniel's family
access_time over 3 years ago
Daniel enrolled.
"My biggest hardship in life is unreliable source of income to sustain my family."
Lencer's family
access_time over 3 years ago
Lencer enrolled.
"Our proudest achievement is that we have been able to work very hard and bought some sheep."
Sarah's family
access_time over 3 years ago
Sarah enrolled.
"The biggest hardship that I have faced in life is that I am overwhelmed by the huge fee balance that I owe in school. I don't have any other reasonable source of income to help me offset the balance."
Dorothy's family
access_time over 3 years ago
Dorothy enrolled.
"The biggest hardship was losing our livestock which we depended on because of the hot weather. Paying school fees is also a problem."
Alice's family
access_time over 3 years ago
Alice enrolled.
"The biggest hardship is lack of money and meeting our daily needs."
Jane's family
access_time over 3 years ago
Jane enrolled.
"The biggest hardship is that when it rains we are forced to move out of our house and look for somewhere else to stay."
Dave's family
access_time over 3 years ago
Dave enrolled.
"The biggest hardship is being unwell all the time and lack of money to get proper treatment."
Elizabeth's family
access_time over 3 years ago
Elizabeth enrolled.
"The biggest hardship is paying school fees for my children and providing basic needs."