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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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Everline's family
access_time over 3 years ago
Everline enrolled.
"My proudest achievement has been to provide basic needs for our children and see them go to school."
Doris's family
access_time over 3 years ago
Doris enrolled.
"My biggest hardship has been to access clean cooking and drinking water since there is water scarcity in this area due to the fact that the main source of clean water is some few kilometers away from the village."
Winnie's family
access_time over 3 years ago
Winnie enrolled.
"I am proud of owning a mortobike because my spouse has been using it to transport customers from the village to kendu town."
Mediatrix's family
access_time over 3 years ago
Mediatrix enrolled.
"The biggest hardship that I have faced in life is that I don't have a stable source of income."
Roslida's family
access_time over 3 years ago
Roslida enrolled.
"The biggest hardship that I have faced in life is when my business closed down after making huge losses. I haven't been able to get a better source of income that can enable me feed my family and meet their needs."
Joseph's family
access_time over 3 years ago
Joseph enrolled.
"Our proudest achievement is that we have been able to buy sheep. This was after saving money that I got from casual work that I do."
Anna's family
access_time over 3 years ago
Anna enrolled.
"My proudest achievement is that I have been able to construct a house for my family. I was able to do this after saving money from my business."
Faith's family
access_time over 3 years ago
Faith enrolled.
"My biggest hardship in life is lack of reliable source of income to support my family."
Morine's family
access_time over 3 years ago
Morine enrolled.
"My proudest achievement is that we have done farming which has enabled us to have food security."
Charles's family
access_time over 3 years ago
Charles enrolled.
"My proudest achievement is that l have struggled to build my own house though very small."