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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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Rose's family
access_time over 3 years ago
Rose enrolled.
"The biggest hardship that I have faced in life is when my son was sent home from school due to lack of school fees. It has been difficult for me because I can't afford to pay for his education. I depend only on the little money that I get from the sale of sisal ropes and charcoal."
Hellen's family
access_time over 3 years ago
Hellen enrolled.
"My proudest achievement is that I have struggled so hard and built a house for my family. This was after saving money for several months."
Kezia's family
access_time over 3 years ago
Kezia enrolled.
"The biggest hardship that I have faced in life is that I have inadequate agricultural land where I can grow crops."
Benter's family
access_time over 3 years ago
Benter enrolled.
"My proudest achievement is that I have been able to start a small retail shop that has been my source of livelihood. I managed to save some money which I used as a capital."
Henry's family
access_time over 3 years ago
Henry enrolled.
"The biggest hardship that I have been facing is that I got an injury in my left hip and I can't do much work nowadays. This has reduced my productivity hence lowered my income."
Margaret's family
access_time over 3 years ago
Margaret enrolled.
"The biggest hardship that I have been facing is lack of adequate money to pay school fees for three of my children in high school. Sometimes they are chased away from school and hence they miss classes."
Beatrice's family
access_time over 3 years ago
Beatrice enrolled.
"My proudest achievement is that I have managed to buy two cows and built a house for my family. I achieved these through the money that I got from a local table banking group which am a member."
Kennedy's family
access_time over 3 years ago
Kennedy enrolled.
"The biggest hardship that I have faced in life is lack of clean water for domestic use. We have to travel long distances to get tap water."
Rose's family
access_time over 3 years ago
Rose enrolled.
"My proudest achievement is that I have been able to build a house for the family."
Reuben's family
access_time over 3 years ago
Reuben received a $98 initial payment.
"l plan to pay school fee , build a house and l also plan to do farming."