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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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Mourine's family
access_time almost 4 years ago
Mourine enrolled.
"The achievement I'm proudest of is owning my current house, well wishers came to my aid when the house I used to live in was leaking alot as it was thatch roofed."
Margret's family
access_time almost 4 years ago
Margret enrolled.
"The achievement I'm proudest of is having saved money and built my current house after suffering for many years in a thatched leaking house."
Stela's family
access_time almost 4 years ago
Stela enrolled.
"My proudest achievement is that after my husband died,I gained strength to work hard as a single parent and take care of my children. I have educated my daughter upto form four.That makes me so proud."
Beatrice's family
access_time almost 4 years ago
Beatrice enrolled.
"My proudest achievement is that I always work hard and ensure that my children eats daily."
John's family
access_time almost 4 years ago
John enrolled.
"My proudest achievement is that I have always worked hard and ensured that I provide for my family."
Rose's family
access_time almost 4 years ago
Rose enrolled.
"My biggest challenge was when I was accused falsely and imprisoned for three months with my youngest child for a mistake that I didn't do. I took my neighbors child in since he had no place to go,only to accused of wanting to recruit her into a cult."
Monica's family
access_time almost 4 years ago
Monica enrolled.
"My proudest us that through small casual jobs I have been able to take my two children through high school."
Ranice's family
access_time almost 4 years ago
Ranice enrolled.
"My biggest hardship was when my husband got involved in a road accident and he stopped working. He was our main breadwinner and meeting daily needs became difficult."
Esther's family
access_time almost 4 years ago
Esther received a $99 initial payment.
"I am planning to spend the upcoming transfer on renovating my house into a four roomed semi permanent house and also pay school fees for next year to all my children."
Jackline's family
access_time almost 4 years ago
Jackline received a $493 second payment.
"GiveDirectly is open to everyone who is willing to participate and they are fast and keeps their promise unlike other NGOs."