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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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Lawrence's family
access_time over 3 years ago
Lawrence enrolled.
"My proudest achievement is having planted maize in my farm and after harvesting the produce and selling them, I was able to buy materials which I used to build my current house."
Jenipher's family
access_time over 3 years ago
Jenipher received a $98 initial payment.
"I plan to spend my upcoming lumpsum payment on buying a cows to pay dowry to my late son’s wife. This will help me keep custody of my grandchildren. I am also planning to build a water tank to safely keep water. I have nothing to help me hold water in my house. I will also repair my house."
Eunice's family
access_time over 3 years ago
Eunice enrolled.
"My proudest achievement is that l was able to move from a rental house to a house that I built. I am proud because I stay in my own house and that I nolonger pay rent."
Esther's family
access_time over 3 years ago
Esther enrolled.
"I am proudest of owning five sheeps because I can sell some in future inorder to raise money to pay school fees."
Millicent's family
access_time over 3 years ago
Millicent enrolled.
"Our proudest achievement is that we managed to build a small house and we nolonger pay rent like we used to do when we lived in a rental house."
Everline's family
access_time over 3 years ago
Everline enrolled.
"I am proudest of owning a home that will be inherited by my son's in future when I die."
Moses's family
access_time over 3 years ago
Moses enrolled.
"The biggest hardship that I have faced in life is when I lost the job we I had. I had to look for other ways of earning a living like farming and charcoal making. This hasn't been reliable and so life has been difficult at times."
Grace's family
access_time over 3 years ago
Grace enrolled.
"My proudest achievement is that I have been able to pay school fees for my daughter up to college level. She is almost finishing her studies and this has been made possible through my efforts."
Alfayo's family
access_time over 3 years ago
Alfayo enrolled.
"The biggest hardship that we have faced in life is that we have been struggling to plough our farms because we don't have oxen plough. We normally depend on the ones for hire but they are expensive. This inhibits our capacity to get good harvest."
Linet's family
access_time over 3 years ago
Linet enrolled.
"Our proudest achievement is that we have been able to build a house for the family. The little money that we saved enabled us to buy iron sheets and other building materials which we used for construction."