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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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Maurice's family
access_time over 3 years ago
Maurice received a $99 initial payment.
"Am planning to buy 2 oxen, ox plough, iron sheets and also to pay school fees."
Emily's family
access_time over 3 years ago
Emily received a $493 second payment.
"The biggest difference in my daily life is that I have managed to buy a second fishing net and right now I get more profits,my children and I wear decent clothes and they are also not sent away because of school fees.I also have my own cattles."
Everlyne's family
access_time over 3 years ago
Everlyne received a $493 second payment.
"The biggest difference in my life is that I was able to afford to pay school fees for my children "
Alice's family
access_time over 3 years ago
Alice received a $99 initial payment.
"I'm planing to build a better house with my upcoming transfer."
Masline's family
access_time over 3 years ago
Masline received a $99 initial payment.
"I'm planning to renovate my house by my upcoming transfer. I will also pay school fee and buy furniture for my house."
Hana's family
access_time over 3 years ago
Hana received a $493 second payment.
"GiveDirectly is transparent,gives out unconditional cash transfers and trustworthy unlike other NGOs."
Julian's family
access_time over 3 years ago
Julian received a $99 initial payment.
"I am planning to finish up construction of a latrine that I started and also use some as capital to start a business."
Rose's family
access_time over 3 years ago
Rose received a $493 second payment.
" The biggest difference in my daily life is that now i believe am going to build a new house,having bought building materials."
Beatrice's family
access_time over 3 years ago
Beatrice received a $99 initial payment.
"Am planning to spend my second transfer to pay my dowry."
Sarah's family
access_time over 3 years ago
Sarah received a $99 initial payment.
"Am planning to spend my second transfer to pay school fees, buy a cattle and also to buy household items."