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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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Nancy's family
access_time over 3 years ago
Nancy enrolled.
"The achievement am proudest of is the small business I run. I sale sugarcane. I am happy because it keeps me busy."
Grace's family
access_time over 3 years ago
Grace enrolled.
"The biggest hardship I face is that I am a sickling, so sometimes I can't do some casual jobs."
Emilly's family
access_time over 3 years ago
Emilly enrolled.
"The achievement am proudest of raising my children after their father died, fifteen years down the line. Although none of them have made it to high school, I feel proud that I can provide for their food, clothing and shelter."
Grace's family
access_time over 3 years ago
Grace enrolled.
"The biggest hardship I face is the burden of school fees. I have tried my best so far but still have a long way to go."
Rosa's family
access_time over 3 years ago
Rosa enrolled.
"The achievement am proudest of is admitting my disabled child to school. Even though the school fees is way over board, I am proud because he is in school like the rest of his siblings."
Richard's family
access_time over 3 years ago
Richard enrolled.
"The achievement that I am proudest of is that through my farming,I am able to get a good harvest that has enable me to buy some cows and also pay school fees for our children."
Peter's family
access_time over 3 years ago
Peter enrolled.
"The biggest hardship that I face in my life is that being a man I find it difficult in doing households chores without a wife and at the same time I am expected to go to my daily casual work. So this makes me at times not to perform well in my duties due to having a lot of things to do in mind like ploughing people's farms before I can be paid for the day."
Magret's family
access_time over 3 years ago
Magret enrolled.
"The biggest hardship that I face in my life is that ploughing our land is not easy as the bulls that we used to have were sold and now we don't have any animal that we can use in ploughing our farm hence this makes farming to be a difficult task for us."
Alice's family
access_time over 3 years ago
Alice enrolled.
"The achievement that I am proudest of is that when I got married we never had a house but we managed to save cash by doing casual jobs like ploughing other people's farms which enabled us to build the house that we currently stay in."
Joshua's family
access_time over 3 years ago
Joshua enrolled.
"The biggest hardship that I face in my life is that currently I don't have a bull that I can use in ploughing my farm hence making me to do a lot of manual work like digging so that I can prepare my farm for planting season. I also face a challenge of accessing clean water as our area faces severe drought and we walk long distance to access water."