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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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Saline's family
access_time over 3 years ago
Saline received a $99 initial payment.
"I am planning to build a house with the upcoming lumpsum transfer."
Margaret's family
access_time over 3 years ago
Margaret received a $99 initial payment.
"I am planning to repair my roof, cement my house and buy a cow with the upcoming transfer."
Everline's family
access_time over 3 years ago
Everline received a $99 initial payment.
"I am planning to build a house with the upcoming lumpsum transfer."
Eunice's family
access_time over 3 years ago
Eunice received a $99 initial payment.
"I am planning to build a house with the upcoming lumpsum transfer."
Slermina's family
access_time over 3 years ago
Slermina received a $99 initial payment.
"I am planning to buy a cow, build a pit latrine and pay school fees with my upcoming lump-sum payment."
Mary's family
access_time over 3 years ago
Mary received a $494 second payment.
"AM now very hopeful in life because my children are not missing classes due fee."
Sharon's family
access_time over 3 years ago
Sharon received a $494 second payment.
"GD has helped me acquire livestock that i could never afford on my own and also household utensils that i did not have i was able to buy. I thank GD."
George's family
access_time over 3 years ago
George received a $99 initial payment.
"I am planning to buy two oxen and arrange for dowry payment for my wife with my upcoming lump-sum payment."
Esther's family
access_time over 3 years ago
Esther enrolled.
"The biggest hardship I have faced in life is when I was in class seven and I got pregnant and my parents abandoned me and refused to take me back to school forcing me to get married at a young age "
Ascar's family
access_time over 3 years ago
Ascar enrolled.
"The achievement am most proud of is my children. "