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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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Willys's family
access_time over 3 years ago
Willys received a $493 second payment.
"The difference between givedirectly and other NGOs is that their transfers comes directly to us."
Philister's family
access_time over 3 years ago
Philister received a $493 second payment.
"Other NGOs do not give aid directly like GD. With GD,one can plan what to do with the money which is good."
Millicent's family
access_time over 3 years ago
Millicent received a $99 initial payment.
"I am planning to spend the upcoming transfer payment on enlarging my house and replacing my roof with new iron sheets."
Josphine's family
access_time over 3 years ago
Josphine received a $493 second payment.
"The biggest difference in my daily life is that I have some cattles like goats and cows and I have also bought some building materials ready to construct my house next year."
Tabitha's family
access_time over 3 years ago
Tabitha received a $99 initial payment.
"I am planning to spend my upcoming tranfer payment on buying iron sheets and building a bigger house since my current house is small and very old."
Juliana's family
access_time over 3 years ago
Juliana received a $493 second payment.
"The biggest difference in my life daily life is that I have renovated my house into a three roomed house that fit my family and I."
Victor's family
access_time over 3 years ago
Victor received a $493 second payment.
"My life is different in that, I now have my own motorcycle for business and am my own employer"
Christine's family
access_time over 3 years ago
Christine received a $99 initial payment.
"I am planning to build a house with my upcoming transfer."
Jane's family
access_time over 3 years ago
Jane received a $493 second payment.
"The biggest difference is that my business that had collapsed has revived. I feared my daughter would not get her certificate but now she is going to get her certificate. "
Teresa's family
access_time over 3 years ago
Teresa received a $493 second payment.
"Givedirectly officials are not corrupt unlike in other NGOs where you have to give a bribe to get help."