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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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Dorothy's family
access_time over 3 years ago
Dorothy enrolled.
"The achievement am proudest of is farming. I am self reliant and able to provide for the daily basic needs of my family and to educate my children."
Rosemary's family
access_time over 3 years ago
Rosemary enrolled.
"The achievement am proudest of is educating my children. Although they only made it through high school, I feel proud because I did my best as a parent."
Jane's family
access_time over 3 years ago
Jane received a $99 initial payment.
"We are planning to spend my upcoming lump sum payment on extending our current house, buying basic furniture and paying school fee."
Ephraim's family
access_time over 3 years ago
Ephraim enrolled.
"My proudest achievement is having managed to educate my children up to secondary school level, I was able to achieve this by saving money that I got after selling my farm produce."
Rose's family
access_time over 3 years ago
Rose enrolled.
"My proudest achievement is having started a small business selling fish. The profits I gained from the business enabled me to buy a cow."
Pamela's family
access_time over 3 years ago
Pamela received a $494 second payment.
"I once had tattered clothes but nowadays I have a decent ones."
Boaz's family
access_time over 3 years ago
Boaz received a $99 initial payment.
"We are planning to spend my upcoming lump sum payment on secondary school fee for our three children."
Anton's family
access_time over 3 years ago
Anton received a $99 initial payment.
"We are planning to spend my upcoming lump sum payment on extending our current house, and buying a cow to keep as an asset."
Carroline's family
access_time over 3 years ago
Carroline received a $99 initial payment.
"My house is small, I therefore plan to buy ironsheet, timber and nails, and build an iron roofed house."
Josinta's family
access_time over 3 years ago
Josinta received a $494 second payment.
"Living in a single room with 5 children was an unnerving experience, but now I've a spacious house and we live comfortably."