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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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George's family
access_time over 3 years ago
George received a $493 second payment.
"The biggest difference in my daily life is that i now have a enough land for farming."
Mwanahawa's family
access_time over 3 years ago
Mwanahawa received a $99 initial payment.
"I am planning to construct a new and bigger house as the current one is old and dilapidated and quite small."
John's family
access_time over 3 years ago
John received a $99 initial payment.
"I'm planning to start poultry keeping with my upcoming transfer."
Mary's family
access_time over 3 years ago
Mary received a $99 initial payment.
"I am planning to plaster the walls and floor of my house and also buy a cow."
Leah's family
access_time over 3 years ago
Leah received a $99 initial payment.
"I'm planning to buy more roofing iron sheets and timber so that i can build a better house with my upcoming transfer."
Elizabeth's family
access_time over 3 years ago
Elizabeth received a $99 initial payment.
"We are planning to construct a new and bigger house."
Linet's family
access_time over 3 years ago
Linet received a $493 second payment.
"The biggest difference in my life is that i used to live in a grass thatched house but now i will have an iron roofed house.I never used to do any business but now i am a fish monger and i am able to feed my family too."
Phoebe's family
access_time over 3 years ago
Phoebe received a $99 initial payment.
"I am planning to buy bricks and other construction materials so as to construct a new house."
Hellen's family
access_time over 3 years ago
Hellen received a $99 initial payment.
"I'm planning to build a poultry house and start poultry keeping with my upcoming transfer."
Mary's family
access_time over 3 years ago
Mary received a $493 second payment.
"The biggest difference in your daily life is that i now have cows."