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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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Evance's family
access_time over 3 years ago
Evance received a $99 initial payment.
"I plan to buy ironsheet, timber and nails, and built an iron roofed house."
Salina's family
access_time over 3 years ago
Salina received a $496 second payment.
"GD sends direct cash transfers to those they have enrolled in their program and therefore someone is able to independently decide how to spend it based on their immediate needs, while other NGOs use intermediaries who are involved in bribery cases before they enroll someone."
Nancy's family
access_time over 3 years ago
Nancy received a $496 second payment.
"I now have my own sheep, I am now engaged into mining activities where I can get my daily living"
Alice's family
access_time over 3 years ago
Alice received a $99 initial payment.
"I am planning to pay dowry to our parents and buy a sofa set using my upcoming lumpsum payment."
Mary's family
access_time over 3 years ago
Mary received a $99 initial payment.
"I plan to buy ironsheet, timber and nails, and build an iron roofed house."
Joseph's family
access_time over 3 years ago
Joseph received a $496 second payment.
"l my children were doing their homework while sitting on the floor but now they can write comfortably using the furniture."
Irene's family
access_time over 3 years ago
Irene received a $99 initial payment.
"We plan to spend my upcoming lump sum payment on enlarging our current house , and also buying a sewing machine ."
Emilly's family
access_time over 3 years ago
Emilly received a $99 initial payment.
"I'm planning to buy a bull which can help me in farming activities. I also have a plan of settling my dowry with the remaining portion."
James's family
access_time over 3 years ago
James received a $496 second payment.
"GD has covered a much larger area in the community and helped quite a number of poor people, while other NGOs have only helped very few people."
Benadeta's family
access_time over 3 years ago
Benadeta received a $496 second payment.
"GD has opened our eyes in this village to the extent that we can now eat healthy foods just other people"