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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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Karen's family
access_time almost 4 years ago
Karen received a $493 second payment.
"GD sends cash direct to recipient while other NGOs sends cash through other people."
Kennedy's family
access_time almost 4 years ago
Kennedy received a $493 second payment.
"GiveDirectly gives a lot of money while other NGOs give very little money."
Solomon's family
access_time almost 4 years ago
Solomon received a $493 second payment.
"The biggest difference in my daily life is that I have a spacious house now which accomodates my family well."
Rose's family
access_time almost 4 years ago
Rose received a $493 second payment.
"GiveDirectly gives money while other NGOs give material things."
Millisent's family
access_time almost 4 years ago
Millisent received a $99 initial payment.
"I am planning to build a new house and buy a cow."
Judith's family
access_time almost 4 years ago
Judith received a $99 initial payment.
"I am planning to use my upcoming lump-sum payment to move to my own compound and build a house."
Rose's family
access_time almost 4 years ago
Rose received a $99 initial payment.
"I am planning to replace my roof and plaster my house with my upcoming lump-sum payment."
Caren's family
access_time almost 4 years ago
Caren received a $493 second payment.
"GiveDirectly helps the whole household while other NGOs help only children."
Helidah's family
access_time almost 4 years ago
Helidah received a $493 second payment.
"Other NGOs sometimes take too long to initiate anything to the community members or forgets about them, while GD sent transfers to those they enrolled at the time they were told this would happen."
Jane's family
access_time almost 4 years ago
Jane received a $99 initial payment.
"I am planning to pay secondary school fees for my child to resume learning and to farm with my upcoming lump-sum payment."