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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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Domtila's family
access_time over 3 years ago
Domtila received a $98 initial payment.
"I'm planning to enlarge my house because my current house is too small. I'm also planning to invest the rest in cereal business."
Rose's family
access_time over 3 years ago
Rose enrolled.
"Our proudest achievement is that we have managed to build a house for our family and paid part of their school fees."
Beatrice's family
access_time over 3 years ago
Beatrice enrolled.
"The biggest hardship that we have faced is that we don't have a reliable source of income to support our family. We only depend on farming as a source of income. This is unpredictable at times and this forces us to spend a day without meals."
Elisha's family
access_time over 3 years ago
Elisha enrolled.
"The biggest hardship that we have faced in life is that we don't have a reliable source of income to support our family."
Anjilina's family
access_time over 3 years ago
Anjilina enrolled.
"The biggest hardship that I have faced in life is that I don't have a stable source of income that I would use to support the daily needs of my household."
Erick's family
access_time over 3 years ago
Erick enrolled.
"My proudest achievement is that I have tried so hard and have been able to build a house for my family. This was after saving money which I got from sale of crop produce."
Florence's family
access_time over 3 years ago
Florence enrolled.
"The biggest hardship that we face right now is lack of enough money to pay school fees for our children who are in secondary schools, if we fail to raise the required fees they may drop out of school."
Rose's family
access_time over 3 years ago
Rose enrolled.
"My proudest achievement is having made sisal ropes and after selling them I was able to buy two goats and a water container , making sisal ropes is a very tedious process and to be able to buy something with the money I get from my sisal ropes makes me very happy."
Mary's family
access_time over 3 years ago
Mary enrolled.
"My proudest achievement is having managed to save profits from my second hand clothes business and eventually buying a lot of household items like plastic chairs and utensils."
Silvia's family
access_time over 3 years ago
Silvia enrolled.
"The biggest hardship that I face right now is lack of a sustainable source of income for my husband, he hires a motorcycle taxi for a day and after paying the owner, he is often left with very little money, that is why we have not been able to have a better house."