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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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Lilian's family
access_time over 3 years ago
Lilian received a $98 initial payment.
"I'm planning to spend my upcoming cash transfer on paying school fees and buying a cow."
Janet's family
access_time over 3 years ago
Janet received a $492 second payment.
"I have never been a beneficiary of the other NGOs so I can't compare the quality of their services but to me Givedirectly is the best."
Magdaline's family
access_time over 3 years ago
Magdaline received a $492 second payment.
"Givedirectly gives a huge sum of money that empowers us, as compared to the other organizations that give small gift humpers that don't help in poverty eradication."
Mercy's family
access_time over 3 years ago
Mercy enrolled.
"The biggest hardship I have faced is, providing food for my family everyday, due to unreliable source of income."
Rose's family
access_time over 3 years ago
Rose enrolled.
"My greatest achievement is that I am able to take care of my family as a single parent since my spouse died ten years back."
Isaac's family
access_time over 3 years ago
Isaac received a $474 third payment.
"I spent my third transfer on paying dowry 48200."
Jacob's family
access_time over 3 years ago
Jacob received a $474 third payment.
"My new goal is to start small scale fish vendor business for my wife."
Conslata's family
access_time over 3 years ago
Conslata received a $98 initial payment.
"I am planning to spend my upcoming cash transfer to construct a nice house and buy some cattle."
Celestine's family
access_time over 3 years ago
Celestine received a $98 initial payment.
"I am planning to spend my upcoming cash transfer to construct a nice spacious semi permanent house and go for another learning course."
Hellen's family
access_time over 3 years ago
Hellen received a $98 initial payment.
"I am planning to spend my upcoming cash transfer to construct a nice house and buy an oxen."